Mysie
Date 29 March 1982
Track ID 55905
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1982.71

Original Tape ID

SA1982.071

Summary

The poet warns about the impatience and quick temper of Mysie at Brownhills Farm, but ends by saying that she is the first to help anybody who is in distress.

Item Notes

4 verses rhyming abcb. Own composition (as T. T. Kilbucho). Mysie or Maisie is a Scots pet form of May, Mary, Margaret or Marjory.

See:
'The Scottish National Dictionary' (available online [[www.dsl.ac.uk/dsl/]], accessed 26 July 2009), s.v. Mey.

Language

Scots

Genre

Verse

Collection

SoSS