The sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big ha'-Bible, ance his father's pride : His bonnet rev'rently is laid aside, His lyart haffets wearing thin an' bare ; Those strains that once did sweet in Zion glide, He wales a portion with judicious...
Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect: By Robert Burns. In Two Volumes. ... - Pagina 115
di Robert Burns - 1793
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