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Gerald Berg has posted 94 annotations/comments since 4 March 2013.

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About Friday 31 October 1662

Gerald Berg  •  Link

I wondered that myself Terry. I assume crosses are Christian crosses ie people wishing him ill so hence the "for the whole world seems to smile upon me,".

About Monday 13 October 1662

Gerald Berg  •  Link

I really love that phrase he uses on occasion: "then he went away again". A glimpse of how it appeared to a person back then. No one goes away again now.

He used a variant today also: "forth".

About Wednesday 8 October 1662

Gerald Berg  •  Link

As I like to say every time I hear an English citizen say extraordinary. It is extraordinary how ordinary extraordinary is to the English! But in SP's case today, I could feel the love.