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#0502: Willa Cather to Fanny Butcher, March 9 [1920]

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Dear Miss Butcher1;

I understand perfectly, and you were awfully good to bother about it at all. Mr. Sell4 thought there might be a chance, and passports5 are hard to get just now. I feel sure I'll be able to manage with a strong letter from the Century6 magazine.

I will be abroad in the fall when my new book, "Youth and the Bright Medusa"7 comes out with Knopf8, but I hope you'll like it, and that it will make friends in Chicago9 and in the West. The Western audience seems to be the only one I care much about.

Faithfully yours Willa Cather