Bright early--stormed this P.M.
Soon after 9 o'clock Mrs. W.P. & I went up town, bought silk for my waist & my wedding silk, also a black cape. We did not start for home until 12:30 & I was very tired. Mrs. Cline came soon after that. I could not rest, but I was very glad to see her, and when I told her I was going West, she took it beautifully. Told me he would never have asked me to be his wife unless he loved me. How kind of her. Had a letter from George--he expects to [illegible] to Neb.
Renewal of the race / nation
7 hours ago