(Lord’s day). Heard Mr. Mills in the morning, a good sermon. Dined at home on a poor Lenten dinner of coleworts and bacon. In the afternoon again to church, and there heard one Castle, whom I knew of my year at Cambridge. He made a dull sermon.
After sermon came my uncle and aunt Wight to see us, and we sat together a great while. Then to reading and at night to bed.
bacon, the church.
I knew a ridge.
We sat together
a great while.
Erasure poem derived from The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Sunday 10 March 1660/61.