Bussell Diary 02: Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 17 December 1832 - 3 February 1833

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is a splendid house A nice dressing room with every English comfort except a looking glass a tea table with all its "appliances & means to boot" seemed like home. Last the Hindor servants in attendance partook more of the Oriental style Mrs. McDermot is a nice little woman but as I have left a letter there to be forwarded by the Cornwallis I need not dwell upon this period of my narrative any further. On Monday 27th We had a terrible fright Bessy had sent for her music & port folio and in the evening we were expecting it when Lenox came in wet through He had not he said thought it safe to bring it in the dingy with him but had put it in the [Page 36]