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Today I am sending you a box of foolish German Christmas toys, which you must not open until Christmas!
I am working hard and taking lovely long walks. I have many friends
here2, who do so many nice
things for me, and I love this kind of life. Today I should be taking a Doctor of Laws from the University of
California7, on the occasion of the inauguration of their new President8. But I
200 GUESTS THE SHATTUCK INN
and ANNEX ALL MODERN
CONVENIENCES AT THE FOOT OF MONADNOCK MOUNTAIN
JAFFREY, N.H. AMERICAN PLAN OPEN ALL THE YEARsimply couldn't go—didn't dare break my story9 again—and had to telegraph my regrets. Therefore, since I couldn't accept, it's a secret, but I'd like my twinnies and their parents10 to know.