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The Love‑sick Lass

Language: English after the Scottish (Scots)

As white as the awakening blossoms
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  • Translation from Scottish (Scots) to English copyright © 2019 by Iain Sneddon

Based on
  • a text in Scottish (Scots) by Christopher Murray Grieve (1892 - 1978), as Hugh MacDiarmid, "The Love-sick Lass", appears in Penny Wheep, no. 19, William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, first published 1926, copyright ©
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Francis George Scott. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2019-04-01.
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