Once more goodbye darling Heaven bless you.All Egypt's ancient plagues are as nothing to the pleasure of being with you again So prays & s[illegible] Your loving fatherJohn Muir[marginalia]coming to see me & show their photographs this afternoon. Wanda says Mr Stevenson has not yet put fly screens on the cottage windows & doors tho I called attention to the matter before I left. Tell him I can't live in it a single day with the flies.-broken chinmenys weddings & flies- what a botherable mixture!On the other hand we are all pretty well even Maggie & must hope & pray our way as best we may
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