I shall make inquiries about tickets, but it is very probable that we will arrive by train from Berlin if we cannot get a flight.
We are intending to arrive at your place as soon as possible.
We should indeed take great pleasure in having Richard with us in St. I am booked to arrive at London Airport on Monday April 7 by Flight #515 from Moscow at 10 a.m. Please do not bother about meeting me at the airport. I shall write or call beforehand to make sure that you are at home. Smith, I regret that owing to a previous engagement I shall not be able to accept your kind invitation for dinner which you are having on Saturday the Fifteenth of October.
I shall leave London on April 11 by Flight it 516 at 2 p.m. I am looking forward to a nice chat with you about the old days. My husband and I will be delighted to accept your invitation to dinner for next Saturday.
I expect they will be different from mine, but I shall be interested to hear about them just the same. I wish I knew more about Russian culture and history. There are only three of us: my mother, my elder brother John, who is nineteen, and myself. In my spare time I do a lot of swimming, and my other hobby is football. My husband is a professor at the University of California. Every day we drive our car first to the University, where I leave my husband off, and then I continue another ten minutes to work, located near downtown. After the heat of this summer I am sure you must be glad to be back at your work again. Petersburg now, has told me that you are coming to St. Should you have other plans for the weekend in question, let us know, and we will try and make arrangements that would suit you better. Baldwin, From a letter I got today from John, I gather that you are likely to come to these parts sometime soon- If you stop in St. Our house is near the beach and you will be free to swim and walk along the shore to your heart's content. The dates you suggest are at the same time the very best for me. Do you think we could possibly visit you on a sporting trip to Britain in the later part of June?
I understand that you are studying Russian, and I think it would be a good Idea if you wrote to me in Russian while I wrote to you In English. It was certainly a good idea of yours to suggest my writing in Russian, but unfortunately I am not proficient enough yet and would make too many mistakes. I am working now on a new TV program that we hope to film in January. Our house is located on 1,5 acres of land on a small hill. As for me, the vacation was all I could have asked for. Petersburg to attend the Seminar on Biology from September 15 to the 17th. We hope you will have a very good journey and look forward to seeing you. Petersburg it will be my privilege to entertain you. We will meet you at the airport and take care of all your transportation. What I mean by "sporting trip" is that we should not like to cause too much inconvenience and should be grateful for any camp-bed arrangement.
They are very strict now (to say the least) in giving visas. (Shakespeare's Macbeth, the Journal of the American Medical Association). We should be delighted to welcome your friends here this summer and to arrange an exchange with them for the next summer. As to the details of the arrangements I will write to your friends directly. Maybe I will be able to send you a ticket to London when you get all the visa problems sorted out to make everything simpler. These materials contain all the necessary documents to get a visa for you at the Embassy of the USA. Anyhow, I want you to understand that we shall be delighted to have you here with us any time you choose to come. The weather here is usually marvelous at this time of the year. I think your idea of an exchange visit is excellent. I hope you are well and able to live more of less comfortably. I suppose this would be a very good idea as the dates of our visits are still vague. Also, I do hope that you can talk with your systems people about getting E-mail capacity for yourself. I shall try and send this to you by personal courier in view of the postal problems. Let me know if there is any way I can assist you to come to England for at least 2 or 3 months. I would be very glad if you could indicate the dates best suited for my visit. It is indeed extremely generous of you to place your house at our disposal, but you must not inconvenience yourself on our account. Thank you very much for putting these suggestions to them as well. Thank you very much for having taken the time to help us. If for some reason you did not get the materials, please let me know so that I can see about sending a replacement. Once again many thanks and best wishes from my wife and myself. I am anticipating my visit with great pleasure but you must not let me interfere with your own plans for the holidays.