Parky, Buck and Phillip are sick.1 – – The colonel made a proposition to me this morning respecting school. I told him I would consider about it. The morning was too unlikely for the children to go to school, but about 10 o’clk.2 I had Shakespeare saddled for Nan to ride, as she was so much afraid of losing her place in her classes. – – The Col. left at eleven. Jimmie remains with Zac. I think Zac had a chill today. Bill brought the mail, no letter.