Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 15 October - 1 November 1833

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numbers in Miss Martineau's works I had not when I left England collected more than 7 numbers The "Manchester Strike" was the last: you have sent me No 12 written all over F. L. Bussell I quite loved my own name traced so frequently by the hand dearest to me. Your detention in England is a severe disappointment I cannot consider any arrangement an indemnification for it so anxious are we all for your arrival dearest Mother I cannot bear to think of the suspense in which I know you wish when something tells me we could make you [Page 15]