Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 3 - 16 November 1833

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think as Miss Maloney's cheerful acquiescence in all sorts of privations but I have wandered off Fanny like. The Piano arrived safely and was conveyed instantly to Captain Molloy's. My cabin furniture and clothes and the round tables were soon transported to my house and arranged with as much appearance of elegance as the union of drawing room and bed room furniture would admit The soldiers stared when they saw I could carry boxes & packages up from the beach with almost as much [Page 10]