“Life or Death of the World”: Letters from England and Scandinavia, 1939-1945
Malleson, Constance [aka O'Niel, Colette]
Place: Vehmersalmi, Finland
27 November 1940
McMaster University Libraries
Copyright, public domain: McMaster University owns the rights to the archival copy of the digital image in TIFF format.
One wonders about all one’s friends in Paris: whether they got out before the Germans came in. I cabled Coleridge Kennard at his Cannes cottage – and hear he is there – doing a lot for stranded English … And I’ve had no news of Norweigan friends: General Erichsen who commanded the southern army; and a most delightful man married to a daughter of Strindberg ...
With love, from Colette.