3-5] pencil score and x. Bottom margin] partially erased pencil x and annotation:
"A Western Critic here exclaims
What in thunder did the Gods create us
for then? If not for bliss, for bale? If so,
the devel take the gods."
18-20] pencil score and x. Bottom margin] partially erased pencil x and annotation:
["Damn] the "volumes", exclaims the
Western critic. "What could a sage of the
Nineteenth century teach Socrates? Why,
nothing more than something about Cyrus Fields
and the ocean telegraph, and the Sewing Machine,
19-21] pencil score, underline, partially erased x and annotation: "Joubert, but improved, and made direct & English. The affirmation is indisputable. But h[ow about] Dante? Yet
he [?has both] tenderness & pathos,
[?indisputable,] tho so [?impurely] displayed."