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Excerpt from Tha Thie Wee Pigs by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Soch gaed intae his strae hoose tae empie his beg.
Oan a suddent, a buddy landit in oan him – an no a dacent buddy, ayther!
It wus tha bïg ïll wulf!
Soch wus afeart! Gye an feart, in troth…

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