Thus closes my notes for the month of December and also for the year just passed and gone and now numbered with the things that were. Whether the Almighty will spare me to chronicle the daily events of the incoming year is more than I know but trusting in Him I shall enter upon the pleasing task, which is useful as a reference and may be profitable to those who have an interest in me.
To day the little woman visited her Mother & spent the day in company with Mrs. Peacock. The hands are working out the patches. Weather. In the morning there was a small shower of rain. The balance of the day was clear & warm.