Virginia Woolf - 24 March, 1922

from The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.2, 1920-1924, page 172:

Still invalided, I sit & receive visitors almost daily; & say nothing about them here.  I am writing the first chapter of Reading with the usual fabulous zest.  I have never enjoyed writing more...For this reason, people are neglected, & accumulate, up & up & up: I cannot see them now...Clive is the most persistent; we talked from 4.30 to 10.15 the other day.  It is clear I rub up his wits; & in return I get my manners polished.  I hear of supper parties; elicit facts about drink & talk & goings on.  Viola Tree starts singing Mozart …   more >>

cite as

Virginia Woolf, and Anne Olivier Bell and Andrew McNeillie (ed.), The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.2, 1920-1924 (:London, 1978), p. 172. accessed: 20 April, 2024


Virginia Woolf

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 March, 1922
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:56:16 +0100
Approved on Sat, 19 Dec 2015 16:44:19 +0000