I trust you have in hand my telegram. Unfortunately there is no way I can look forward to a semi sabbatical of 3 months duration
during my tenure here. So perhaps a categorical statement will relieve us of a continued pas de deux.
Nothing would give me more pleasure, however, than a visit of say a week's time which, I believe, I could still work in
during March or April 1982. But I understand that is not your agenda.
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Surely I will be in London on some other business at some point and I hope I may then call upon you.