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the same -sickness, as' DicTEvery.
one loved, nun. He-was wen.ac1
tiaintedth Dick, ancLDick said
he often" used to wish, when" He
h'eard my Tuisband talking about
liis home, that -he had a homelike
thati 'andthe kind-, of wife (Mr.
Tqose daysseem long.ago, and
Ifeel 'onesome, looking back
over' thejn. - He ' was twen,y
years' oldfcrthan me: .,-I'was5"his
second y$if. .,1 took rcare of his'
fircf rffe Mrlin" fiVttf r-f11 ill
; I haveisd much-L colild'tell yoii.
Irwfsyoii -.could' b'e here. Now,
Ii-surely would enjoy 'having ,your
sistercall, divine. Hlease remind
her of jfa-f h kne'w " your sister
would;be.pretty: 0course, rafter
II"Sawyqu)Vl knew-" that, ajl be
longing toypuwQuld Iopk pretty
fine. j'How, -I mean this, so dpnt
sifcback'in youn, qhair 'arid ha- ha i
- This, is. Saturday-and a fine day
for automobiling. "We are going
outtomorrow,.and I shall take
my "son'si sweetheart (Elizabeth
Nolan).--She-is with me a great
'IsuppQ$e you miss , Eldon
(rBruington's' so,n) 'when" he is
awayl But ypu know;he is com
ing hack- to you well and happy.
Myboy.camp.,Backto me stricken
with typhoid fever, and only to
djev . And there never was a more
dutiful -son.1 He "was'-a source pi
happiness:. to- mg every minute.
God spared-him-to me. But' my
"hoy-was taken, and I needed him
sVmuch: ' .-r , ',
Believ'L.havir "written every
thing'I Jtia.ve:tb .say- Hoping to
hear 'fromn'ou soon, L;am, your.
friendV ""rt . ' " ' '"
gHess I had! "better starf-my;
letter'all over again, soliere goes.'
Your'Ietter certainly means
business don't it, dear. I should
you had ..better come to Chicago,
for this Teason:, Rhave.my home
here and 'we cart sit down here
.and talk'things over, without be
ing interrupted by anyone. So I
wifh you would do thatlove.
I have been so busy here Tjyith
the'three cemeteries,-Tom, so you
understand 'I have "been very busy
I wish you" would -drop your
going away trip, as it would make
it very lonesome for me. As far
asl am concerned, whatever 'suits
you, dear, will be satisfactory to
me.-- So you arrange '-to come
down- for two days and talk it
-You speak of Eldon, Tom." I
hope-you will feel 'that I should
lpve Eldon as any woman could,
and 'that I would make home
as pleasant for him as I could. I
hope, that, Eldon would stay at
home, with poor Lou as long-as
he might want tor t I am not hold
ing back on account of Eldon at
all, and I think that you'ought to
make' arrangements so Efdpn
could always have a home with
us. " -'
Well, will close. Withlove
and best wishes to you, J am, .as
ever. t f ., Lou
.JP. S. -That will hold vou
awhile. Bve-bye. deane. .