February posts… (catch up)

Haven’t made mom’s birthday cake yet. I’m a busy lady since she got sick. 2/18/32

Connie and Billie Thompson up all day yesterday. Jenny Tyler here too. 2/19/32

Made a birthday cake for mom. A little late but this way, we’ll have some for Sunday dinner. 2/20/32

"The moderation of fortunate people comes from the calm which good fortune gives to their tempers." Rochefoucauld. 2/21/32

"Noble souls, through dust and heat, Rise disaster and defeat the stranger." Longfellow. 2/22/32

"The best of thoughts which he hath known for lack of listeners are not said." Jean Inglow. 2/23/32

"No action, whether foul or fair, is ever done, but it leaves somewhere a record." Longfellow. 2/24/32

"Virtuous and vivacious every man must be; few in the extreme but all in the degree." Pope. 2/25/32

"Every deed which shall outlast Time’s span must spur the soul to be exact and free." Lowell. 2/26/32

"Great truths are portions of the soul of man; great souls are portions of eternity." Lowell. 2/27/32

Mr. and Mrs. Harrison up to see us. Mary has seen and talked with Willa Cather; she herself is somewhat wonderful. 2/28/32

My valentine and my reading are the month’s lights. And of course, there is an extra day. 2/29/32