Series 02: Anne Donnell diary, 29 December 1917 - 31 January 1919 - Page 191
August 2 Friday
The bay is delightful & I thought I had never seen such pretty scenery for a back ground – then the Chine is a dream & the most loverlike walk
I have between two hills that almost meet.
The old village with old thatched cottages are quaint & interesting.
Caught the 11.40 a.m. train from Ventnor via Ryde & Portsmouth. At R secured my seat in a 1st class carriage then a pompous E man with 4 women & a baby got in & he approached me in a commanding way & said
"Are you going far?
A – Yes to Victoria.
Well you see we are a