Tag: Scots (language)

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by John M. Caie
Snaw, / Dingin’ on slaw, / Quait, quait, far nae win’s blaw, / Haps up bonnily the frost-grippit lan’. / Quait, quait, the bare trees stan’, / Raisin’ caul’ fingers...
by John M. Caie
The lift’s braw an’ clear this mornin’, / But I doot it’ll rain or nicht, / For I’ve aye said things was gyaun tae...
by Marion Angus
Lad, come kiss me / Whaur the twa burns rin. / Am I no' sweet as honey, / ...
by Marion Angus
A fine player was he ... / ‘Twas the heather at my knee, / The Lang Hill o’ Fare / An’ a reid rose-tree, / A bonnie dryin’...
by Marion Angus
I wad ha'e gi'en him my lips tae kiss, / Had I been his, had I been his; / Barley breid and elder wine, / Had...
by Scottish anonymous
The King sits in Dunferline toun, / Drinkin the blude-reid wine / 'O whaur will A get a skeely skipper / Tae sail...
by John M. Caie
A puddock sat by the lochan's brim, / An' he thocht there was never a puddock like him. / He sat on...
by Jean Elliot
I've heard them lilting at our ewe-milking, / Lasses a-lilting before the dawn of day; / But now they are moaning on...
by Mary Campbell Smith
Whit wey does the engine say 'Toot-toot'? / Is it feart to gang in the tunnel? / Whit wey is the furnace...
by Walter Wingate
The Dominie is growing grey, / And feth he's keepit thrang / Wi' counts an' spellin' a' the day, / And liffies when...
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