"The latest 'raid' found me just home and weaving steadily through a few simple dishes," he reassures Ida. He reasons that "it's safe until the bombs are popping and there are several beautiful shelters on my ways home" if he gets caught out.
He arranges to meet her on Sunday. The cricket's playing and even though he may not go, her dad might fancy it. He thinks it might be warm enough to lounge about outside. Very optimistic weather forecast there, Griff. Remember, this is Manchester.
Ref: CARROLL/IGC/3 GG
With thanks to the Ida Carroll Trust
Date is unknown.
Part of the #NSM2020 project "A 20/20 Legacy: the centenary of the Northern School of Music" supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.