February 14, 2016 from 12pm to 3:30pm – Ball in Buckingham Palace; Concert in Royal Antiquity Theatre
My dear sister Rose,
You’ve no idea how fortunate you are to be in Scotland! Though the King and Queen have returned from Oxford after a stint at Hampton Court, a few plague deaths have occurred though nowhere near Whitehall. Our…Continue
Mr Dear Mr. Chiffinch,
As the Page of his Majesty's Bed-Chamber and Keeper of his Private Closet, I am compelled to write and inform you and Mrs. Chiffinch of current events in Whitehall until such time as you return here with the King. Please do let all know no new plague deaths have been reported in the City for two weeks now and we are so anxious for His Majesty’s return!
However, I believed it of…Continue
While catching up on my correspondence, my maid sought me out and I was informed that the groundskeeper would be pleased to show me the refurbished park. Nearly upsetting the inkwell, I stood and went through the ballroom, through the sun room and came upon him. The rains had delayed their completion of the retaining walls, he apologetically offered, but no apologies were necessary. The final result was well beyond my expectations, and I beamed at him "Job well done, indeed." He bowed,…Continue