From birth to merger Thursday evening I wrote a little to you in pencil, but did not send it before I got your letter the next day, which is why it will stay at home as well. Your letter tells me that the exhibition opened on the announced day. You will not leave Paris until everything is completely ready? so you can see the whole show in full glory. Friday Ida was at the hospital since she has a pain in the right hand and the doctor said it was something wasting that appeared in that form. However, it was very unfortunate since it will probably last long and now it has even begun to hurt in the whole body, especially the legs.