Weather unpleasant, severe cold, at home all day, dinner party, Genl. La Fayette,
Messrs. Stanley, Wortley and Dennison, members of Parliament,1 retire early.
1. The English visitors were Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley, later 14th Earl
of Derby (1799–1869), John Stuart-Wortley, 2d Baron Wharncliffe (1801–1855), and
John Evelyn Denison, later 1st Viscount Ossington (1800–1873) (DNB).