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The New Gig Pownie – December 1898

(I would be interested to hear if anyone knows more about this poem and the author) Oor John’s had mony a pownie, Since first he merrit me; He’s had them wadna trot a step, He’s had them that could flee. … Continue reading

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We’ll Aye Warsel Through – October 1908

(To the tune, “Sae will we yet.” Proverbs XV 13. A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance.”) King Solomon’s Proverbs hae pith and sense. He had wives in plenty and weans nae a few. Tae cleed them and feed them … Continue reading

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