/ With no roots
/ With no barrier
/ Free as a bird
/ I want to be
/ Despite the fears of freedom
/ Despite the vulnerability of the unattached
This time he fell in the abyss on his horse, and the Sun fell with him
/ And his voice never reached…
/ My friend and comrade,
/ Do you remember
/ The night of uhuru
/ When the celebration drums throbbed
/ And men and women wept with joy
“If freedom an whisky gang thegither”: Robert Burns
/ When we sit wined and finely dined,
/ Dressed up in oor best, braw and…
I don’t want freedom gram by gram, grain by grain.
/ I have to break this steel chain with my teeth!
/ I don’t…
/ I want nothing more than wings
/ or my soul to cease yearning for flight.
/ I want to cry out with all…
Velvet the Himalayan poinsettia in bloom,
/ silver the scabbard of thrusting power,
/ the mind is a clear scent,
/ the pen is a new…
Frae fields whare Spring her sweets has blawn
/ Wi caller verdure owr the lawn,
/ The gowdspink comes in new attire,…
Stout Laird o’ Blackford Hill, let me
/ But gain your honour’s lug a wee,
/ I fain wad let your lairdship see
Roch the wind in the clear day’s dawin
Blaws the cloods heelster-gowdie ow’r the bay,
But there’s mair nor a roch wind blawin
Through the great glen o’ the warld the day.
To the Right Honorable The Earl of Breadalbane, President of the Right Honorable and Honorable the
/ Highland Society, which met…
/ Der är inte så, att dikten beskriver en tanke
/ som klockkedjan beskriver magen.
/ Ingen dikt börjar med en tanke.
/ Det är tanken som…