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" November chill blaws loud wi' angry sugh ; The short'ning winter-day is near a close ; The miry beasts retreating frae the pleugh ; The black'ning trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil... "
Memorials of Robert Burns and of Some of His Contemporaries and Their ... - Page 197
by Peter Freeland Aiken, Robert Burns - 1876 - 422 pages
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The Works of Robert Burns; with an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1831 - 438 pages
...Hoping the morn in ease and teat to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course does homeward bend. m. At length his lonely cot appears in view. Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; Th' expectant wee-things, toddlin, stacher thro' To meet their Dad, wi' flichterin noise an' glee....
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Atkinson's Casket, Volume 8

Songs - 1833
...Byron was present; before burialt key reduced the body to ashes on taan'ji of decompositi OR GEMS OF At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree; 'I'll' expectant wee things, todliii, stacher through To meet their dad, wi' flichtering noise and...
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The Mill of Mariemont (cont.) The Pasieka; or, Bee farm

Mrs. Gore (Catherine Grace Frances) - 1833
...fearful infection already riots in the veins of him you love !" CHAPTER IV. At length his lonely farm appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree; The expectant wee things toddling, stalking thro' To meet their dad, wi' flichterin" noise an' glee; His wee bit...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With His Life, Volume 2

Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham - 1834 - 394 pages
...trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks,...weary, o'er the moor, his course does hameward bend. III. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; Th' expectant...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1834
...trains o' craws to their repose • The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes ' This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks,...rest to spend, And weary o'er the moor his course docs homeward bend ni At iength his lonely cot appears in view Beneath the shelter of an aged tree...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With His Life, Volume 1

Robert Burns - Ballads, Scots - 1834
...and hoes, and, " hoping the morn in ease and rest to spend," walks homewards over the moor : — " At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath...shelter of an aged tree ; The expectant wee-things todlin' stacher through, To meet their dad wi' flichterin' noise an' glee His wee bit ingle blinkin...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1835 - 260 pages
...trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn Cotter frae his lahour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks, and his hoes, • Dr Young. Hoping the mom in esse and rest to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, hit course does ^...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...blackening trains o'craws to their repose: The toil-worn cotter frae his lahour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks,...to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course does ha me ward bend. III. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects bis spades, his mattocks, and his hoes. Hoping the mom in ease and rest to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course does hame ward bend. III. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree...
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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1839
...kiss 1 See also Bums' Cotter's Saturday Night, where the children are so beautifully described:— At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; Th' expectant wee-things, toddlin, stacher thro' To meet their dad, wi" flichterin noise an' glee....
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