The velociman was an early and somewhat cumbrous form of tricycle; Mr. Dodgson made many suggestions for its improvement.
Mr. Dodgson danced on, and I followed, father laughing at the two of us.
Mr. Dodgson was asked to meet her Royal Highness at luncheon, but was unable to go.
"I expect to have some trouble with them at first," Mrs. Dodgson said cheerfully.
The "Alice" operetta, which Mr. Dodgson had despaired of, was at last to become a reality.
Mr. Dodgson gives some interesting particulars of its evolution.
Mr. Dodgson did his best to console them, while he continually repeated, "Crossing the Atlantic will be much worse than this."
Mr. Dodgson told him that he was much too young to understand anything about such a difficult subject.
On the day when this occurred large numbers of people used to obtain Mr. Dodgson's leave to see the curiosity.
Only a few days after term began, Mrs. Dodgson died suddenly at Croft.