Frances von Bunsen - 31 December, 1849
Yesterday evening we were a happy quiet party together, awaiting the sound of the midnight clock, succeeded by a melodious peal from churches far and near, under the bright moonlight. Ernest sang ‘Lord, what is man ’— and all sang Nun danket alle Gott.
Frances von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her daughter-in-law Mary Louisa, 1 Jan. 1850. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 2 (London, 1879), p. 130. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1383045805639 accessed: 20 September, 2017
Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:27:32 +0000