Ottaway's account of his first encounter with his future wife, which took place during his 1872 tour of North America. Their marriage would be tragically short, yet productive - though Ottaway would never see his child.
Read of how his sporting career continued to thrive - a third F.A.Cup Final, and more cricketing glory for Middlesex and the M.C.C. His final first-class innings was probably his best - a match concluded amidst unusual circumstances.
And by the Spring of 1878, he was dead.