April 21.—Got a reply from Merton, saying he was very busy,
and just at present couldn’t manage passes for the Italian Opera,
Haymarket, Savoy, or Lyceum, but the best thing going on in London was
the Brown Bushes, at the Tank Theatre, Islington, and enclosed
seats for four; also bill for whisky.
The Diary of a Nobody
is the fictitious diary of Charles Pooter, written by George
Grossmith and originally serialised in Punch magazine in 1888 and 1889.
The text of this version is taken from
the Gutenberg etext
, and the weblog
format was engineered by Kevan Davis
(initially a straight
weblog in 2004, then rewritten as an auto RSS generator in April 2007).