Virginia Woolf - late August, 1927
from The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.3, 1925-30, page 153:
Some little scenes I meant to write down.
One was on the flats towards Ripe one blazing hot day. We stopped in a bye road about 3 in the afternoon, & heard hymn singing. It was very lonely and desolate. Here were people singing to themselves, in the hot afternoon. I looked & saw a middle class 'lady' in skirt & coat & ribboned hat, the cottage door. She was making the daughters of the agrcultural labourers sing; it was about three o'clock on a Tuesday perhaps. Later we passed the ladies house; it had a wooden griffin nailed above the door - … more >>
Virginia Woolf, and Anne Olivier Bell (ed.), The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.3, 1925-30 (Harmondsworth, 1982), p. 153. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1444744601427 accessed: 27 November, 2022
Listening tohide composers
|Date/Time||late August, 1927|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, outdoors, in public|