Volume 58: Sir George Macleay correspondence, 1848-1880: No. 517
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in the future that you will not [indecipherable] of sending home [indecipherable] the two cases you speak of as [indecipherable] should you still do so. I should mention that, though you may always make use of me & my services, I may be out of the way during the whole of the Spring as at present advised I think of going [indecipherable] after Xmas to some warmer climate for months but you may safely [indecipherable] them to Green who from his having held a nursery [indecipherable] is likely to make a better [indecipherable] than I would with Bull or any other man in the trade. He knows all the nursery men & their rascally ways well. Your kindly present by the Whampoa, was it? did not turn out well. I doubt now very much whether anything is alive.