The death of her father intervened at this point. George
Llewhellin died on June 21st, and in the days that followed
Wynne cut out and pasted into the diary the illustrations
her mother had added to the letters she wrote to George
during their engagement in 1871.
Wynne must have had very mixed emotions, and the little
cupid with his letter must have seemed both very sad but
rather appropriate to her own condition...