Effie’s letter was brief because she was having trouble finding a peaceful place to write.
Effie’s absence made Harry dissatisfied with his “cozy nest.” Other thorns in his side were Remson Schenck and his own sisters. 115 more words
Harry was feeling bluer than he had since returning to Purdue. He confessed to worrying about the scale of their wedding.
Nearly all of Effie’s letter was about getting another ticket for the Oratorio Society and the opera glasses that Harry had given her. 140 more words
Effie wrote two letters today because she was interrupted by visiting family (probably cousins Will and Harriet Van Sant). Effie talked of family history, her inability to describe things, babysitting Ten Eyck, buying tickets for the Metropolitan Opera and Harry’s desire to have Fritz at Purdue. 145 more words