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About Wednesday 10 October 1666

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Sounds like Mr. Frampton really came alive.

Pepys' has only occasionally mentioned his anniversary in these October 10th entries from 1660 up to this point: in 1666, 1664 and 1661 (when a bruised testicle kept the 28-year-old and his 20-year-old bride from celebrating their 6th anniversary)

About Tuesday 15 November 1664

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When you click on Mrs. Bagwell's references tab, you'll see that Pepys has been grooming her for an affair right from the start, forming a sneaky friendship with the young couple, finding excuses to see her alone (and promising career advancement for hubby), then progressing from tickles under the chin to friendly kisses to....

https://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/6480/

About Tuesday 2 June 1663

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I'm waiting to hear what Sir Charles Barkley has to say about the Cavaliers' chances.