Sylvia Townsend Warner in England - 16 September, 1949

from The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner, page 144:

We had dinner by candlelight.  In a last dash of my stay I covered the jelly, and we drove to the station. And here I am.  With a hundred cares and one hope, and my head whirling with anxiety, with simple joy, with a kind of derisive attention to the situation, with talk, with flowers, with the odd gaiety of an intrigue swept on by the music of Mozart...

cite as

Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Claire Harman (ed.), The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner (:London, 1995), p. 144. accessed: 20 July, 2024

location of experience: England


Sylvia Townsend Warner
Musicologist, Writer

Experience Information

Date/Time 16 September, 1949
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 17:10:18 +0100
Approved on Tue, 13 Oct 2015 16:47:28 +0100