Part 2, July 9-15 Summary
Ashton writes Stark to thank him for coming to Guernsey, for now he knows all her friends and they know him. She is particularly pleased that Stark enjoyed spending time with Kit; however, she regrets to tell him that much of Kit’s fondness for him is likely due to the book he brought her. Ashton is afraid that Adams was not at his best while Stark was here; he seemed more quiet than usual at her dinner party. It may have been her soup, but she thinks it is more likely that Adams was preoccupied with Giraud. He is convinced she will not get well until she comes to Guernsey to recuperate.
Ashton is glad that Stark took her unfinished manuscript with him; while she knows something is wrong with it, she has no idea what...
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