Saturday, June 9, 2012
From Edward Lear: Selected Letters, edited by Vivian Noakes
"You rummy old daddy -- do you know you have sent me a letter without any signature? -- only it ends -- 'Dear Lear, I am.'"
From a letter to William Holman Hunt, dated Bradgate Arms. Newtown Linford./ near Leicester./12 Octr. (1853)