Sylvia Townsend Warner in Maiden Newton - 3 March, 1970

from The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner, page 340:

A long and happy night, wrapped in her love - a night out of the past.  So I woke with life, and found a letter from Rachel [Hickson] who had got the tortoise; and wrote to her & to Janet, and was busy and content till the wireless tuned in with I would give my Love an apple. And that cast me into an anguish of bodily craving and grieving...

cite as

Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Claire Harman (ed.), The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner (:London, 1995), p. 340. accessed: 27 May, 2024

location of experience: Maiden Newton


Sylvia Townsend Warner
Musicologist, Writer

Listening to

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I would give my love an apple

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 March, 1970
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Sat, 03 Oct 2015 13:17:47 +0100
Approved on Tue, 13 Oct 2015 14:27:48 +0100