© by Christopher Murray Grieve (1892 - 1978), as Hugh MacDiarmid

Lourd on my hert as winter lies
Language: Scottish (Scots) 
Lourd on my hert as winter lies
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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 204.

Glossary
"Lourd" = weight
"Neist" = next

Note: A comment on Scottish Independence.


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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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