Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 3 - 16 November 1833

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with eagerness that I flew to the beach dear Captain & Mrs Molloy followed me and we welcomed our poor tired voyagers to our shores They had been out two whole nights but seemed wonderfully well and cheerful. 3 boat loads of our goods had arrived safely under their convoy dear Bessy bears up wonderfully and is comfortably settled in John's house Alfred sleeps in the store Phoebe & Emma in the tent The cow house serves as the sitting room is not this a specimen of Mr Waylan's perpetual pic [Page 8]