It cost me much to part with the blue coat which I wore the first time I danced with Charlotte. But I could not possibly wear it any longer. But I have ordered a new one, precisely similar, even to the collar and sleeves, as well as a new waistcoat and pantaloons.
But it does not produce the same effect upon me. I know not how it is, but I hope in time I shall like it better.
I posted my loose and shortened translation of Adam Mickiewicz’s Forefathers’ Eve, Part II. If you’re interested in Polish romantic writings the page additionally includes some information about the author and his views.