Home Dec 12. 
Tom neglected getting the Ex orders as he promised. Yesterday he sent his brother to Martinez to get them & forgot to take the letter. So Mr Borland sent the orders. Hope they reache[d?] ere this. I ought to have attended to the business myself.
My heavens & stars What a visit you have had, or visitation rather. That feminine schemer has the brass & money-greed & acre-greed & impudence etc of the very etc etc etc They complained of the cold weather Hope you were colder than the weather.
Heaven save you darling
1908 Dec 12
Original letter dimensions unknown.
Muir, John, "Letter from [John Muir] to Helen [Muir], 1908 Dec 12." (1908). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5592.
Reel 17, Image 1061
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