A cloudy day rain this evening and tonight lightning and thunder tonight. We all have bin at home all day. Ben cut the aspen [th?] I wanted him to the children carried most of the brush out fo me. I washed some few things. This morning I had [a?] water to me. Hilda is here yet it was so bad she could not go home. They all have tried. Their [seven] today had to stay in the house most of the time. Henry & Ben are at the dining room tonight. Studying [pewzzed] the last for this year Mabel says she is glad did not go home.