Tuesday, 13th February, 1866

The weather very moderate. Bill rode away to attend to some business. Saw Mr. Terry about building a boat. – – Patsy washed. Uncle Oby sent to me for provisions. I sent him meal, flour, meat, &c, &c by his daughter. Had a delightful oyster pie for dinner, Martha cooked. – – Nan went about a bleached underskirt this evening, after getting through her studies. – – Hardie takes a great deal of pains in explaining her French. She writes French exercises every day and writes compositions or a letter once a week. Bill returned to supper. – – Jim carries six bushels wheat to Hill’s mill. Returned 6 o’clk.