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"THE MERRY MUSES OF CALEDONIA"


ADULTS ONLY

Warning !

Some people may find the content of the following works by Robert Burns to be OFFENSIVE


ADULTS ONLY

Warning !

Some people may find the content of the following works by Robert Burns to be OFFENSIVE

O GIN I HAD HER

JOHNIE SCOTT

MAGGIE CAM TO MY BED-STOCK

HE TILL'T AND SHE TILL'T

HOW CAN I KEEP MY MAIDENHEAD ?

WAT YE WHAT MY MINNIE DID ?

JOHN ANDERSON, MY JO, JOHN

AS I CAM O'ER THE CAIRNEY MOUNT

COMIN' THRO' THE RYE

DUNCAN DAVIDSON

THE TROGGER

FOR A' THAT AND A' THAT - (PUT BUTTER IN MY DONALD'S BROSE)

HERE'S HIS HEALTH IN WATER

THE JOLLY GAUGER

O GAT YE ME WI' NAETHING ?

THE PLOUGHMAN

O CAN YE LABOUR LEA, YOUNG MAN ?

THE REELS O' BOGIE

JOCKEY WAS A BONNY LAD

MY GIRL SHE'S AIRY

BROSE AND BUTTER

ANDREW AN' HIS CUTTIE GUN

THE CASE OF CONSCIENCE

ANNA

ELLIBANKS

THERE WAS TWA WIVES

OUR JOHN'S BRAK YESTREEN

GRIZZEL GIMME

DUNCAN GRAY

LOGAN WATER

POOR BODIES DO NAETHING BUT MOW

WHILE PROSE-WORK AND RHYMES

GREEN GROW THE RASHES, O

BONIE MARY - (or COME COW ME MINNIE)

ACT SEDERUNT O' THE COURT O' SESSION

AS I LOOK'D O'ER YON CASTLE WA'

WHA THE DEIL CAN HINDER THE WIND TO BLAW ?

UNA'S LOCK

NINE INCH WILL PLEASE A LADY

ODE TO SPRING

O SAW YE MY MAGGY ?

THE FORNICATOR

THE REEL OF STUMPIE - (or WAP AND ROW)

GIE THE LASS HER FAIRIN'

TAIL TODLE

I REDE YOU BEWARE O' THE RIPPLES

BLYTH WILL AN' BESSIE'S WEDDING

ERROCK BRAE

SHE'S HOY'D ME OUT O' LAUDERDALE

THE LASS O' LIVISTON

YE HAE LIEN WRANG, LASSIE

OUR GUDEWIFE'S SAE MODEST

MUIRLAND MEG

THE YELLOW YELLOW YORLIN

TWEEDMOUTH TOWN

THE LASSIE GATH'RING NITS

THE LINKIN' LADDIE

NAE HAIR ON'T

CUDDY THE COOPER

WE'RE A GAUN SOUTHIE, O

THERE'S HAIR ON'T


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