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#1448: Willa Cather to George Allen Beecher, [April 14, 1939]

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X4.14.'39 My Dear Bishop Beecher1;

What strange things one does when one is ill! The unsigned check was the most foolish of my several mistakes. I am glad it went to a friend and not to a stranger.

The prospect of your trip3 to Japan4 delights me. The weather here2 and at Atlantic City5 is still so damp that my doctor6 will not let me go away until the rains and fogs cease.

Affectionately Willa Cather