I have been looking forward to this for months! We are painting but I plan to be sitting with my cup of tea by 8:00. Wish me luck, my pretties!
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"Of all the great things that the English have invented and made part of the credit of the national character, the most perfect, the most characteristic, the only one they have mastered completely in all its details so that it becomes a compendious illustration of their social genius and their manners, is the well-appointed, well-administered, well-filled country house."