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11 March 1785
Il Mio Piu Caro Moglie,
Lady Whitby has written me of our great loss. I understand you wish me to stay where I am, singing and teaching as though I had not experienced the same loss that you, my Love, now face. I want to assure you that I am suffering as deeply as you, Mia Moglie. There is no point to suffering alone when we can heal together. Marchesi happens to be in Salzburg and has agreed to come to Vienna. He will step in for me until such time as…Continue
5 March 1785
Dear Mr. Piozzi,
I fear there is no way to begin this missive that would not simply delay the horrible sadness it is meant to convey. I fear I must offer my condolences on the loss of your wife's pregnancy. I fear the worst we all feared came to pass less than 24 hours after your departure for Vienna. Hester started that next day well, rising with the sun and breaking her fast with Lord Whitby before this old woman had even risen from her sleep. Lord…Continue
25 April 1785
The post rider from Bordeaux has brought me tidings from both you and Lucien, for which I am most delighted and grateful. I confess I have put Lucien’s packet aside so I may conspire with you to make certain arrangements for the apartments you and he will share in Rocca Sorrentina when Lucien is able to travel to that lovely island as his responsibilities to the Marquis permit and you are able to slip onto the island unobserved…Continue
24 April 1783
Thank you for sharing your "scribblings" with me. Isn't it sad that a woman's writing, her hard labor, is referred to thus whilst a man's is thought of as the product of his life's calling? Oh, I too refer to my writing as you have yours. You are not alone in denigrating your talent and your industry.
I have completed the pages you sent me and want you to know I am delighted. My comments on what you have written…Continue