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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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Poems, Songs, and Letters: Being the Complete Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns, Alexander Smith - Poets, Scottish - 1868 - 636 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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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1869 - 612 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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Home Pictures of English Poets, for Fireside and Schoolroom

Kate Sanborn - English poetry - 1869 - 291 pages
...Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn that I used to strut in raptures 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 boil along them, till the flood-gates of life shut in...
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The poetical works of Robert Burns, Issue 351

Robert Burns - 1870
...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 floodgates of life shut in eternal...
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The poetical works of Robert Burns, Volume 2

Robert Burns - Poets, Scottish - 1870 - 218 pages
..."The History of Sir William Wallace." Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that 1 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 floodgates of life shut in eternal...
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Wellman's Miscellany, Volumes 1-4

1870
...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 favorite of the sons of genius; but the enthusiasm of onę humble...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns,: Arranged in the ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1871
...Wallace [lout by the village blacksmith.] Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...will boil along there till the floodgates of life are shut in eternal rest." — Autobiography. " It was then that Murdoch, onr tutor and friend, left...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1876
...Wallace [lent by the village blacksmith.] Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...will boil along there till the floodgates of life are shut in eternal rest."— Autobiography. " It was then that Murdoch, our tutor and friend, left...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With a Memoir, Volumes 1-3

Robert Burns - 1889
...and The History of Sir WiUiam Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." Mr. Murdoch's removal from Mount Oliphant deprived Burns of his instructions; but they were still continued...
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The History of Civilisation in Scotland, Volume 1

John Mackintosh - Scotland - 1878
...Remarks on Henry's Wallace, pp. 6, 7. " The story of Wallace, says Burns, in his letter to Dr. Moore, poured a tide of Scottish prejudice into my veins which will boil along there till the flood-gates cf life shut in eternal rest. " — Quoted by Dr. Irving, History of Scottish Poctry, p. 189. Dr. Irving...
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