In today's posting for 1st December 1661, the following events are modelled:

  • Samuel attends the morning service at St. Olaves.
  • Clement Sankey dines with the Pepys.
  • After diner, Samuel and Clement drink and talk...
  • ...while Elizabeth goes to the afternoon service at St. Olaves.
  • Clement Sankey stays for supper with the Pepys. We are told that the meal includes brawn and gherkins.
  • Samuel and his brother Thomas discuss Thomas Townshend's daughter.

New and updated topic maps:

Topic map for 1st December 1661.

Cultural artifacts in the diary.

People in the diary.