by William Soutar (1898 - 1943)

The auld aik
Language: English 
The auld aik’s doun:
The auld aik’s doun:
Twa hunner year it stüde, or mair,
But noo it’s doun, doun.

The auld aik’s doun:
The auld aik’s doun:
We were sae shair it would aye be there,
But noo it’s doun, doun.

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