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" Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will... "
Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications - Page 312
by Constable and co, ltd - 1826
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The North British review, Volume 6

1847
...standard on the banks of Bannockburn," and says in his own vehement way, " The story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil...till the floodgates of life shut in eternal rest." Burns and Scott divide between them the field of the old unnamed bards of Scotland. Burns was the heir...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Explanatory and Glossarial ...

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1847 - 635 pages
...The History of Sir William Wallace. Han nibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I uaed to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be а ы>1dier ; while the sto'ry of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will buil...
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The Indicator: A Literary Periodical Conducted by Students of ..., Volumes 1-3

1848
...Scotchman reads the tale of Wallace and of Bruce, without having a national prejudice poured into his veins " which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." In this respect, Burns is a fair representative of his people. A reverence for Scotland and her heroes,...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1849 - 425 pages
...The History of Sir William Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...Wallace poured a tide of Scottish prejudice into my Teins, which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." Murdoch continued...
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History of the County of Ayr: With a Genealogical Account of the ..., Volume 2

James Paterson - Ayrshire (Scotland) - 1852
...Hannibal and the History of the Acta and Deeds of Sir William Wallace The story of Wallace poured a Scots prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there,...till the flood-gates of life shut In eternal rest." Gllbertfield spent the evening of his days at Letterick, where he died at a great age, 24th May 1761....
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Salad for the solitary, by an epicure [signing himself F.S.].

F. S., Frederick Saunders - 1853 - 284 pages
...the " Life of Hannibal" " Hannibal," says he, " gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in...
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Salad for the Solitary

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1853 - 344 pages
...next the Life of Hannibal. "Hannibal," says he, "gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in...
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Salad for the Solitary

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1853 - 284 pages
...drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." Shakspeare has been the universal favourite of the sous of genius ; but the enthusiasm of one humble...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1854 - 524 pages
...the History of Sir William Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in...
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Salad for the Solitary

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1854 - 344 pages
...enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, whick will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." Shakspeare has been the universal favorite of the sons of genius ; but the enthusiasm of one humble...
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