Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
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About Wednesday 3 July 1661
Sakespeare in his will leaves mourning rings for his friends, a custom which survived well into Victorian times.
About Pell Mell
Re Peslemesle. In French I've noticed that a circumflex seems to stand for an now omitted letter S. (see meme etc). This would give Pele Mele, pronounceable in the Metropolitan fashion . (my keyboard doesn't run to a circumflex!)
About Wednesday 15 February 1659/60
Great to see the diary back again. Thanks and Congratulations