#1551: Willa Cather to Ferris Greenslet, October 20, 1941.

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⬩W⬩S⬩C⬩ FG FG Dear Mr. Greenslet1:

I was glad to receive a line3 from you concerning royalties. It tells me, at least, that you are well and back in town4 again. I have only very lately returned from a long and rather exhausting summer. The six weeks in San Francisco5, with the brother 6who has been so ill, were unforgettably happy ones. During that time I was able to take Dr. Ober's7 wonderful brace off my right hand8, and my brother's condition, also, improved greatly. Having had a heart lesion he will never be his old self physically, but he takes a slower tempo very gracefully. We have not had such a long, deep visit together for years. The rest of the summer I spent in Victoria, British Columbia,9 Lake Louise,10 and Montreal.11 Everything out there is interesting, and so big, so big! But I still prefer the Eastern Coast of Canada12, and the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.

Faithfully yours, Willa Cather

P.S. By the way, please ask your secretary13 to mail a copy of the last edition of ANTONIA 14to me.

570 Park 190.70
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