Home bodies

I did the like all day long, only a little at dinner, and so to work again, and were at it till 2 in the morning, and so W. Hewer, who was with me all day, home to his lodging, and I to bed, after we had finished it.

like a day-long dinner
were we a meal

home is a bed
after we shed

Erasure poem derived from The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Wednesday 16 December 1668.

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