Mon June 5th
Had letter from my darling John. Also one from Daddy with L5-0-0 on Saturday. When John came. I had 2 parcels from Johnâ€™s mother and sister. Bridal set, (nightdress, slip and panties). Also 2 pairs stockings and pair of babies booties. I had to pay 18/1 for them. Gosh was I mad.
Also had letter from John which one of the fellows brought down.Â Sent of some invitation cars. I should have come on duty at the Station Sat. but forgot all about it. Went on duty today. Phoned StrandPalace Hotel. They are full up. Girls moaned (because I) forgot going on duty.
Tues June 6th
Had letter from Uncle Arthur. Our troops have started to invade near France.
Wed June 7th
Mr. Pryke gave me a cheque for L2-2-0 for wedding present. Carm and Chuck came to supper. Donâ€™t think Iâ€™ll tell John. He hates Carmel. Pamela at Elaineâ€™s went to dance. Stayed in and did sewing.
Thurs June 8th
Elaine came in evening. Gee Iâ€™m getting excited. Hope John can get leave. The weddingâ€™s just got to come off now. Iâ€™ve been dashing everywhere arranging things. Lovely invitation cards.
Fri June 9th
Went to the show. Saw Fred McMurrey and Paulette Goddard in â€œStanding Room Onlyâ€. Looked in dance, while I took dog walk. Eileen, Pam, and Elaine. Had a talk with Stan. Wrote to John. I write him nearly every day.
Sat June 10th
Mummy and I went to Guildford. Got rest of veiling and headdresses for bridesmaids etc. Had tea Abbotts Kitchen. Had cheque from Johnâ€™s mother 200 dollars. 44-17-10.
Sun June 11th
Went to show. Wrote to John. Gee Iâ€™m getting excited. To think Iâ€™ll really be Johnâ€™s wife, and heâ€™ll be my own darling husband. Heâ€™s the best man in the whole world and the handsomest too, and I wouldnâ€™t part with him, not for a million pounds I love him with all my heart and soul. Oh! Dearest come to me soon.