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Burns Loved The Lasses

Burns Loved The Lasses

A Poem by Tomás Ó Cárthaigh

Robert Burns, one of my heros, loved the ladies. This poem recounts the fact...


::: Burns Loved The Lasses

Burns loved the lasses, out with many he walked
How the parsons grumbled: how the people talked!
Condemned he was by parson and people, in pulpit and letter!
Shame on the ladies who walked out with a man like he!

The lad that loved the lasses scorned them all
Who he and his ladys as sinners they did call
And chided them for having nothing to do better!
Than annoy two of God creatures who in Love be!

© 2008 Tomás Ó Cárthaigh

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Love the style, great piece.

Posted 3 Months Ago

My only issue with this piece is in "ladys". Other than that, well done. This actually reminds me of my cousin :)

Posted 13 Years Ago

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Added on February 13, 2008


Tomás Ó Cárthaigh
Tomás Ó Cárthaigh

Renmore, Galway, Ireland, An Roinne Mór, Gallaimh, Eire, Ireland

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