Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 3 - 16 November 1833

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dancing and I believe I enjoyed a hop almost as much as she did Mrs Molloy is delighted with the instrument and I cannot entirely regret a circumstance which has given her such a resource. Captain Molloy & herself have been rubbing it with oil this morning as the heat has rather warped it. I forgot to say all my shoes are burnt too. My two dear little rings Henry's & Mrs Bartholmews have disappeared. They were not burnt so I may recover them Emily's ring I wear always round my neck that is safe. The boys are charmed with the [Page 18]