[Boston—Wednesday, 17 February 1864]

Feb 17. Mr Alcott came to town—wishes me to gather together a party of ladies to hear his lecture on Friendship. Says he has had four months of exquisite unalloyed tranquility. He is 64 years of age.

Quietly at home. Fierce wind and cold.


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