Burgundy
Note from 'Curchod' chapter from 'Memoirs Of My Life And Writing' by Gibbon

EXTRACTS FROM THE JOURNAL
1757March I wrote some critical observations upon Plautus
8thI wrote a long dissertation on some lines of Virgil.
June I saw Mademoiselle Curchod — Omnia vincit amor, et nos cedamus amori
AugustI went to Crassy, and stayed two days.
September15thI went to Geneva
October15thI came back to Lausanne, having passed through Crassy
November1stI went to visit M. de Watteville at Loin, and saw Mademoiselle Curchod in my way through Rolle.
17thI went to Crassy, and stayed there six days.
1758 January In the three first months of this year I read Ovid's Metamorphoses, finished the conic sections with M. de Traytorrens, and went as far as the infinite series; I likewise read Sir Isaac Newton's Chronology, and wrote my critical observations upon it.
23rd I saw Alzire acted by the society at Monrepos. Voltaire acted Alvarez; D'Hermanches, Zamore; de St. Cierge, Gusman; M. de Gentil, Monteze; and Madame Denys, Alzire.
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