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Excerpt from The Lammas Fair by Robert Huddleston

My spunkie Nanny ‘hint the la’e,
that she might better show it;
she sidelin’ steppit up niest me -
a cherry tae me throwed

Excerpt from Written in Winter by James Orr

Perhaps she’s now plannin’ to pit a restriction
upon my profusion on niest new-year’s night


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