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The Roebuck Hotel Buckhurst Hill Essex 23/10/45 Tues.
Darling, I haven't written you since last Thursday - frightful of me - I'm sorry Darling - I travelled down to [Steyming?] on Friday afternoon and spent the weekend with Betty and Family. We have been doing things all the weekend and after dinner in the evenings I helped Betty with her enormous mountain of family mending then as you know "early to bed" is the order in the [Newgars?] Home. The house was so cold I just couldn't sit in my bedroom to write to you - I just had to get into bed as quickly as I could to keep from freezing. The central heating cannot be put on in the house because of the lack of