Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 303
[Monday 30 October 1916]
At office all day counting votes no- Egyptian Ballot Papers have NOT arrived from Egypt yet-
Fruit, Flowers are very dear in London & it costs me 10/- for a meal for 2 at a decent Restaurant.
Laura seems to spend her time in an endless succession of dinners & afternoon teas She goes out a great deal & seems to have many friends, going out keeps her from thinking a good deal about the mess she made of her life & the War & her sons marriage so young, but don't say I said so, she has many friends but likes to be "a Triton among minnows" few are Well Known