by Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Thou hast left me ever, Jamie
Language: Scottish (Scots) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Thou hast left me ever, Jamie,
Thou hast left me ever:
Aften hast thou vow'd that Death
Only should us sever;
Now thou'st left thy lass for aye-
I maun see thee never, Jamie,
I'll see thee never.

Thou hast me forsaken, Jamie,
Thou hast me forsaken;
Thou canst love another jo,
While my heart is breaking;
Soon my weary een I'll close,
Never mair to waken, Jamie,
Never mair to waken!

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This text was added to the website: 2007-09-25
Line count: 14
Word count: 72