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December 5 Thursday
Bess & I have the day off & go to Oxford – We enjoyed it immensely both being lovers of Englands old treasures – though we only had 4 hrs there we saw quite a lot – first went to Christ Church College & at the entrance a man said he had been showing people over it for 54 years & would we like to be shown over: but time being limited we first saw the dining Hall. Theres' the best of everything here the guide says – solid silver – cut glass – the best damask bordered with Cardinal Wolsley's hat & the centre Tudor roses. The portraits all around the walls of different

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