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VWL1506 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

That was a lovely poem about stockings to add to the one about shoes.
What is the next garment for you to celebrate in verse...

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VWL4636 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear
I loved your poem - it was shown and approved of.
By the way in that Shelley you said you liked the line "neither to change nor...

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VWL1357 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

The cream was lovely thank you so much - alas all gone now! You know how greedy I am in every way.
Here is Virginia’s...

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VWL1358 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

Your “Observer” poem1 is beautiful - I believe it is your best.
Yours

RVW

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VWL1373 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

Here is Virginia Woolf's letter - I think you will be pleased - but we mustn't expect too much.
I like the bit on Islam1...

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VWL1389 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I am so sorry
But nothing can prevent their being good poems.1
We sent the ‘Observer’ one2 ...

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VWL1399 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I write to greet you on your birthday - this may arrive too early - but I do not want it to arrive too late.
But thy eternal...

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VWL1414 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

What lovely primroses - & so fresh.
I got the Spec1 at once & saw you in it.
I like the one about the...

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VWL1421 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

Thank you for the poems - I hope that poem will come true1 - if there is any of us left.
Thank you for the...

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VWL1488 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

Thank you for the poem - I do hope it is true - but not in our time perhaps - I have got to think of the younger generation - I do...

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