Tag: Scots (language)

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by Donald Campbell
Embro my ain, ye are aye meant / tae be a city o middle-class douceness / ...
by Scottish anonymous
Brissit, brawnis and broken banis, / Strife, discord and waistit wanis, / Crookit in eild, syn halt withal – / These are the bewteis...
by Hugh McMillan
Ah got scunnert tryin' tae spin / a web for denner, / the stane wis a' slaisterie, / ah couldnae get a grip, / ah wis hauf stairved...
by Sydney Goodsir Smith
Ae boat anerlie nou / Fishes frae this shore, / Ae black drifter lane / Riggs the crammasie daw, / Aince was a fleet, and nou / Ae boat alane...
by Sydney Goodsir Smith
Doun through the sea / Continuallie / A rain o’ cokkils, shells / ...
by William Miller
If folk wad be cautious when takin’ a drappy, / And mind they maun eat as weel’s drink to be happy, / They’d be...
by William Miller
The moon has rowed her in a cloud, / Stravaging win’s begin / To shuggle and daud the window-brods, / ...
by Robert Fergusson
Ne'er fash your thumb what gods decree / To be the weird o' you or me, / Nor deal in cantrip's kittle cunning / To spier...
by Robert Fergusson
Ye wha are fain to hae your name / Wrote in the bonny book of fame, / Let merit nae pretension claim / ...
by Robert Fergusson
Now mirk December’s dowie face / Glowrs owr the rigs wi sour grimace, / While, thro’ his minimum of space, / ...
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