Tag: Scots (language)

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by Janet Paisley
Moonrise, an maudlin in the mirk, / we coorie in, hoose selt, hame hawked, / oor labour thirled tae yesterday, / the morra pawned fur brick-a-brack. / / Thieves...
by Matthew Fitt
Ye hink ah’m like a reid, reid whit? / You dinna hae a scoob! / And whit dae you ken aboot melodie? / Dae ye hink...
by W. N. Herbert
Leeze me on rhyme! It’s aye a treasure, / My chief, amaist my only pleasure... / from 'Second Epistle to Davie' / / While London’s steekit beh...
by Robert Burns
While winds frae off Ben-Lomond blaw, / And bar the doors wi’ driving snaw, / And hing us owre the ingle, / I set me down,...
by Sydney Goodsir Smith
XII. Orpheus ...
by Jackie Kay
If ye went tae the tapmost hill, Fiere / Whaur we used tae clamb as girls, / Ye’d see the snow the day, Fiere, / Settling...
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...
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