Whistler 2003 - Centenary Journal
24th July 2003 - 'Nobody's perfevt' (no. 6)
Before having been edited and annotated, the group of some 10,000 transcriptions of nineteenth-century Whistler letters were bound to have contained a few small errors of transcription in their original first drafts. 'Nobody's perfevt' gathers together some of the finest mis-transcriptions ever found by the Whistler Centre - enjoy!
Beatrix confesses an insecurity in her relationship with her artist husband:
"Sweet, I think I've bored you always even from the Peacock room days!"
(GUL MS Whistler W639)