Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 3 - 16 November 1833

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nic? The soldiers & the boys are bivouacked The 21st Fusiliers are not to us what the 63rd were there is a great want of the cordiality and sympathy which has hitherto existed between us. "What would his majesty King Wm 4th say said one of them if he knew of his subjects being 3 nights without a roof over their heads? "Yes said Captain Molloy I have experienced it for 14 nights together walking all day with a fortnight's provisions on my back" And I said Mrs. Molloy had tasted of its enjoyments. The men stared & were silent. You may [Page 9]