Charlotte Brontë - The History of the Year.
In March 1829, Charlotte is sitting in the kitchen, with a book.
Once papa lent my Sister Maria A Book it was an old Geography and she wrote on it[s] Blank leaf papa lent me this Book. the Book is an hundred and twenty years old[.] it is at this moment lying Before me while I write this [.] I am in the kitchin of the parsonage house Hawarth[.] Taby the servent is washing up after Breakfast and Anne my youngest Sister (Maria was my eldest) is kneeling on a chair looking at some cakes.... Our plays were established Young Men June 1826 Our fellows July 1827 islanders December 1827