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#0244: Willa Cather to Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant, October 6 [1912]

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Post cards are enough—I understand the rush and the number of notes and telegrams that “meeting” Londoners entails. Since I wrote you1 I’ve been in New York5 twice—have leased and moved my effects into the ideal, the perfect apartment6, large old-fashioned, roomy, one flight up; good fire- places, good windows, good woodwork, wide stairways, and, if you please, number 5 Bank Street, off Greenwich Ave., two blocks from Jeffersons Market. I hope to be here now until January. Everything going well, work pretty well. These calls to the New York office7 do interrupt. Your card makes me restless. I want to be in London4. There’s no place like it!

Hastily W. S. C.
Miss Elizabeth Sergeant1 c/o S. F. Muirhead3 24 Belsize Crescent
Hampstead N. W.
London4 England