|Collection||Kate Strong Historical Library|
|Dates of Creation||1900/08/21|
|Scope & Content||
August 21st 1900
Dear Darling Mac
Our dear brother Thomas went to his heavenly home this morning a short but severe illness & heart trouble.
Poor Ev and I are weary and worn from sorrowing as only they who love strongly and tenderly can sorrow.
May our heavenly Father comfort us each and all- I have hardly slept for more than a week, watching night and day and at last to lose him.-
No not lost I feel him near me now. Oh my brother of all the piled up agonies of my life this comes as the most terrible. I am almost wild - with a love for you which I cannot express-and an anguish indescribable. I am yours always and _Mac