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Title: Diary of Samuel Pepys, March-April 1662-63 Author: Samuel Pepys Release Date: November 30, 2004 [EBook #4140] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, *** Produced by David Widger THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS M.A. F.R.S. CLERK OF THE ACTS AND SECRETARY TO THE ADMIRALTY TRANSCRIBED FROM THE SHORTHAND MANUSCRIPT IN THE PEPYSIAN LIBRARY MAGDALENE COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE BY THE REV.
MYNORS BRIGHT M.A.
LATE FELLOW AND PRESIDENT OF THE COLLEGE (Unabridged) WITH LORD BRAYBROOKE’S NOTES EDITED WITH ADDITIONS BY HENRY B.
WHEATLEY F.S.A. DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS. MARCH & APRIL 1662-1663 March 1st (Lord’s day).
Up and walked to White Hall, to the Chappell, where preached one Dr.
Lewes, said heretofore to have been a great witt; but he read his sermon every word, and that so brokenly and so low, that nobody could hear at any distance, nor I anything worth hearing that sat near.
But, which was strange, he forgot to make any prayer before sermon, which all wonder at, but they impute it to his forgetfulness.
After sermon a very fine anthem; so I up into the house among the courtiers, seeing the fine ladies, and, above all, my Lady Castlemaine, who is above all, that only she I can observe for true beauty.
The King and Queen being set to dinner I went to Mr.
Fox’s, and there dined with him.
Much genteel company, and, among other things, I hear for certain that peace is concluded between the King of France and the Pope; and also I heard the reasons given by our Parliament yesterday to the King why they dissent from him in matter of Indulgence, wh...





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