Things to do today:
Read aloud: Francis Bacon, "Of Studies"
(Lydia is knitting a water bottle cover)Also read some of Journey to the Source of the Nile, about the great loads of equipment that the 19th-century explorers had to carry, and some of the problems they faced even getting started
Listen to some of Jean Sibelius's Symphony Number One
Do some math and a couple of other book things.
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