Tag: Scots (language)

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by Lewis Spence
O wad this braw hie-heapit toun / Sail aff like an enchanted ship, / Drift owre the warld’s seas up and doun, / And kiss wi’...
by Neil Munro
Ye were ay a rowdy laddie, Jock, / Since ever ye cam hame, / Unco ill to bed at night, / And dour to wash and...
by Mary Symon
I’m aff! The halflin gets my crib, / An’ keeps the chaumer key; / The morn aul’ Mains can dicht...
by James Pittendrigh Macgillivray
Edina, 1915 / / / O bonnie lad...
by William Soutar
Fa’ owre, fa’ owre, my hinny, / There’s monie a weary airt; / And nae end to the traikin, / For man has a hungry hert. / / What...
by William Soutar
Aince upon a day my mither said to me: / Dinna cleip and dinna rype / And dinna tell a lee. / For gin ye cleip...
by Violet Jacob
Daytime an’ nicht, / Sun, wind an’ rain; / ...
by Stuart A. Paterson
Fae stooshie tae fankle tae bouroch tae dreck / we're steeped in the downpour of dialect. / ...
by John Barbour
A! Fredome is a noble thing / Fredome mays man to haiff liking. / Fredome all solace to man giffis, / He levys at es that...
by William Letford
Skint, baw ragged, poackets ful eh ma / fingers, cannae afford tae burn toast an / it’s November. Christmas is close. Av been / away bit...
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