Heavy stuff! Indigestion tomorrow morning?
6 Jul 2004, 3:44 a.m. - vicente
Should have gone to the H.o L.
July 5th Petitions from Good Christians and Anabptists. pet: will be heard but ???
then report concerning Penal Laws against Priests. ...For refusing to take Oath of Supremacy . should it be repealed? it was read and voted and Ordered To stand as is.
Otherwise they are very interested in the Real estate trans actions.
6 Jul 2004, 6:24 a.m. - Linda
Do you think when he says he was "very merry" that it is because they have been drinking?
6 Jul 2004, 8:12 a.m. - Mary
I expect that they have been drinking, but Pepys' use of 'merry' here would have been literal, not as a euphemism for 'jovially drunk' or 'tipsy'.
6 Jul 2004, 10:01 a.m. - Robert Gertz
Apparently Sir Will B. kicked in for the real thing, unlike cozen Tom in Jan, 1660.
"...only the venison pasty was palpable beef, which was not handsome."
6 Jul 2004, 4:54 p.m. - JWB
"They don't flee from me"
Three fauns this morning in my orchard eating low hanging pears. Anyone for venison pasties?