14. August 1931 Schön, etwas wärmer.

— 10–11h abwärts fast bis zur Rosl Mattle. — 1110–12h Oppel: Händel Adagio zuende; er kündigt seine Abreise für Montag an. — Oppel nimmt die Jause in meinem Zimmer, wir legen unsere Patiençe; um 6h zeige ich Oppel unaufgefordert Chopin op. 10 XII ; 1 er: „. . ein tolles Stück!“

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

August 14, 1931, fair weather, somewhat warmer.

— From 10 to 11 o’clock, down the valley, almost as far as the Rosl Mattle. — From 11:10 until 12, Oppel: Handel, Adagio, finished; he announces that he will depart on Monday. — Oppel has his afternoon snack in my room; we play our games of solitaire; at 6 o’clock, unprompted, I show Oppel Chopin’s Op. 10, No. 12; 1 he: "… an amazing piece!"

© Translation William Drabkin.

14. August 1931 Schön, etwas wärmer.

— 10–11h abwärts fast bis zur Rosl Mattle. — 1110–12h Oppel: Händel Adagio zuende; er kündigt seine Abreise für Montag an. — Oppel nimmt die Jause in meinem Zimmer, wir legen unsere Patiençe; um 6h zeige ich Oppel unaufgefordert Chopin op. 10 XII ; 1 er: „. . ein tolles Stück!“

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

August 14, 1931, fair weather, somewhat warmer.

— From 10 to 11 o’clock, down the valley, almost as far as the Rosl Mattle. — From 11:10 until 12, Oppel: Handel, Adagio, finished; he announces that he will depart on Monday. — Oppel has his afternoon snack in my room; we play our games of solitaire; at 6 o’clock, unprompted, I show Oppel Chopin’s Op. 10, No. 12; 1 he: "… an amazing piece!"

© Translation William Drabkin.

Footnotes

1 Most probably the graphic analysis of Chopin’s Etude Op. 10, No. 12, which was to be published in the Fünf Urlinie-Tafeln/Five Analyses in Sketchform the following year.