10 Apr 2006, 3:09 a.m. - in Aqua Scripto

a:____"...that our new maid Mary has played her part very well in her readiness and discretion in attending me, of which I am very glad...." b]:____ 2 days later:"...Our maid Susan is very ill, and so the whole trouble of the house lies upon our maid Mary, who do it very contentedly and mighty well, but I am sorry she is forced to it. Dined upon one couple of ducks to-day..."

28 Apr 2006, 5:51 p.m. - Clement

"...home by coach, where I found Mary gone from my wife, she being too high for her, though a very good servant..." 27 April, 1663 http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1663/04/27/#annotations


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.