Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Canning

Letter No.: 
VWL1723
Oct 30 [1942]

Dorking

Dear Vera1

I’m glad your telegram went astray because it means that instead I get your dear letter.
I’m glad you’ve got a baby, though she howls - but it mustn’t make you neglect your other baby which sings so sweetly.2
Love from

Uncle Ralph


1. Cellist, wife of Herbert Murrill.
2. The reference to the 'other baby' is the cello.

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Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
421030