A comic song dedicated to Wendy Wood in recognition of her protest at the Post Office issuing a commemorative stamp of William Shakespeare, but not doing the same for Robert Burns. Wood sent a letter to the Prime Minister with a home-made Robert Burns stamp affixed, thus requiring him to pay postage.
Composed by Bob Bertram in April 1964.
5 verses of 4 lines. Composed by Bob Bertram on 15th April 1964. Wendy Wood (1892-1981) was an ardent campaigner for Scottish independence.
'Selected Songs and Poems of Bob Bertram' (B. Bertram, ed. N. I .M. Allan, 2008) p. 52