Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Nancy Marsden

Letter No.: 
VWL4658
Feb 18 [1944]

The White Gates
Dorking

My Dear Nancy
I am indeed proud & happy to have such a delightful new niece.1
I sent Mr Marsden's poem to Martin Shaw - he liked them very much, but feels (as I do) that they do not need music.2
Love from Uncle Ralph


1.  VW 'adopted' many of his young lady friends as 'nieces'.
2. See VWL4657.

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0259/5
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Year assumed to be 1944, from VWL4657.

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