Documents associated with: quarrel, (Leyland)
Record 15 of 40
System Number: 02610
Date: [8/15 July 1877]
Recipient: Frances Leyland
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler L144
Document Type: ALdS
Dear Mrs Leyland -
I enclose a copy of Mr Leylands letter to me - and the answer that upon reflection the next day I was enabled to send him -
May I beg that, if you see no objection[,] these may be openly shown
to your daughters the family
I trust to your long knowledge of me to believe the regret I feel at causing any of you a moments discomfort, while I
believe feel it due to [p. 2] the friendship I value that I should not be misunderstood in this matter even to a word that might not be seen - I Pray do not give yourself the pain to answer this, and believe me my dear Mrs Leyland always sincerely Yrs
3. 'No. 13'
Written in JW's hand in lower left corner, in pencil. JW's plans to publish the correspondence, which included making fair copies of it and numbering the letters in sequence, came to nothing.