August 2.—Mrs. Beck wrote to say we could have our usual rooms
at Broadstairs. That’s off our mind. Bought a coloured
shirt and a pair of tan-coloured boots, which I see many of the swell
clerks wearing in the City, and hear are all the “go.”
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).