Extracts from the Diary of the Hon. Josslyn F. Pennington – part 4

Extracts from the Diary of the Hon. Josslyn F. Pennington – part 4

This extract taken from the Diary is describing some of his fellow officers.

“Persse; Commonly called the Poor Fool, a good natured simpleton, like him much.”

“Danberry; A perfect simpleton but good natured very.  A great companion of mine.”

On describing himself:-

“Self, reader, what you like.  Sensible I am very bad, foolish, but I hope mean nothing wrong.”

2016-09-05T13:03:06+00:00 Castle Curators Diary|

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