Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
Liz has posted 44 annotations/comments since 19 February 2020.
About Wednesday 18 July 1660
Chris Squire UK: Glyn = tongue-in-cheek!
About Thursday 31 May 1660
Laxatives: in the sixties, a school friend was given a dose of laxative regularly each Friday whether it was needed or not. Fortunately, with the trend for a high fibre diet nowadays, such cruelty is no longer needed!
About Tuesday 21 February 1659/60
Thanks, Sarah - different times certainly!
Am I reading this correctly- Mrs P was unwell and went to bed early but Samuel and Mr Hunt and Mr Spong spent some time singing. Poor Mrs P!