August 13th 
I’m much better today. It is a bright morning and very warm. I expect to hear from Edwin this afternoon, as I look for his father to return. Mr. Fuller has come and brought pleasing accounts from Edwin.
** Edwin left on the 10th to go to Chapel Hill for college.
Source: Myrtle C. King, Anna Long Thomas Fuller’s Journal, 1856-1890: A Civil War Diary. (Alpharetta, Georgia: Priority Publishing, Inc., 1999)