© by Christopher Murray Grieve (1892 - 1978)

Wheesht, wheesht
Language: Scottish (Scots) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Wheesht, wheesht, my foolish hert
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Confirmed with The Complete Poems of Hugh MacDiarmid, Volume 1, edited by Michael Grieve and W R Aitken, Penguin Books, Middlesex, 1985, page 45.


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Iain Sneddon) , "Quiet, quiet", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

This text was added to the website: 2018-11-24
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Word count: 37