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by Hughie
Fri Dec 30, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Auld Lang Syne
Replies: 8
Views: 1680

Auld Lang Syne

This is just a part of wikipedia's Auld Lang Syne Page "Auld Lang Syne" is traditionally sung at the conclusion of New Year gatherings in Scotland and around the world, especially in English-speaking countries. At Hogmanay in Scotland, it is common practice that everyone joins hands with the person ...
by Hughie
Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:41 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Wull Meechan - by Bob Auld
Replies: 2
Views: 1248

Wull Meechan - by Bob Auld

... best But now I'm sure that he's at peace Among his friends in Heaven In that land where troubles cease And no tree roots lie hidden. More of Bob Auld's poems
by Hughie
Fri May 16, 2014 2:03 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Our local bard - Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 1296

Our local bard - Bob Auld

A treat for the weekend for those who enjoy Bob Auld's local poems
by Hughie
Fri Apr 09, 2010 11:19 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Pattern of a day - By Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 605

Pattern of a day - By Bob Auld

When the blue tinted cloudlets Just hang in the sky And the winds from the West Are merely a sigh When the Arran hills show faintly, Thro the sea mist, Then the day has the sweetness Of a lover's first kiss. When the air's filled with birdsong And wild flowery scent When the peace of each moment Bri...
by Hughie
Sat Mar 27, 2010 9:21 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Hughie Brown - by Bob Auld
Replies: 1
Views: 990

Hughie Brown - by Bob Auld

When time is short and days are long Thochts flee back and furrit When twenty years are but a spang Everything seems less hurrit. Soon ye're left wae nocht but dreams Tae wile away the time . When spring has lost its magic gleams Then age is an awfu crime But Hughie son haud up her heid Wae yer fine...
by Hughie
Fri Mar 19, 2010 10:37 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Alec Rowley - by Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 772

Alec Rowley - by Bob Auld

Full many a happy hour has gone Since we were wont tae frolic Many a friend now pale and wan In the years I've known you Alec Still we loved our simple ways Our own childish pleasures Our simple joys, our summer days Are the times we mostly treasure. We also learned just how to bend What was good, a...
by Hughie
Sat Mar 13, 2010 1:14 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Castlepark Sunset - by Bob Auld
Replies: 5
Views: 1276

Castlepark Sunset - by Bob Auld

Twas on a cauld raw winter's morn When Jimmie Thornton blew the horn The air was filled with a sudden hush As the eager brickes started tae rush Tae be the first men doon the road Wae Sammy Burns on his first load Twas big Jock's motto to be on the job Before Joe Kearney started tae sob But usually ...
by Hughie
Sat Mar 06, 2010 8:45 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Kate Bell - by Bob Auld
Replies: 2
Views: 1080

Kate Bell - by Bob Auld

She casts a spell does oor Kate Bell That sets yer hert afire Yet she's free 0 guile wae a cheery smile And a member 0' the choir. Her sausage meat is just a treat As is her steak pies Has a way that's twice at least as nice As the twinkle in her eyes Tae gain esteem as oor Dreghorn queen You've got...
by Hughie
Fri Feb 26, 2010 1:32 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Sid Morrison - by Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 784

Sid Morrison - by Bob Auld

It could have been a bit of a poser Tae fight a war withoot a wee grocer So Sid he gave the old war cry Stuck oot his chest, and waved goodbye And ere he'd time tae rue his boast He was sailing along the African coast Those Libyan days he remembers well When every step seemed nearer tae hell While t...
by Hughie
Fri Feb 19, 2010 8:08 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: George Lockhart - by Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 827

George Lockhart - by Bob Auld

George Lockhart, a much esteemed name That we wi pleasure here acclaim. Tho never mentioned wae deeds 0 fame Yer a man 0 class Deeply entwined wae thochts 0 hame And a Stintson lass Ye graced the land ye freed the seas Ye loved tae laugh as well as tease Ye wid raither face than ever appease I've he...
by Hughie
Sat Feb 13, 2010 9:57 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: An unholy hole - by Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 659

An unholy hole - by Bob Auld

There's a wee hole, in the loan That's caused many a dreich moan Even the toon cooncil aw disown This wee crevasse Sanny'll need tae start and groan Tae higher brass Saut tears sailed doon the pun Woes and sorrows by the ton Filtered through this vacant grun Intae this hole Twas a careless job tae l...
by Hughie
Fri Feb 05, 2010 12:23 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Oor Christmas Dinner - by Bob Auld
Replies: 3
Views: 1441

Oor Christmas Dinner - by Bob Auld

God bless ye Alec, ma hert is fu', We're aw indebted maistly tae you, Your bosom's where the great plan grew and no any ither, Heaven is where you'll get yer due Ma worthy brither But every architect who makes a plan, Must hae foundations and a helping hand, And you had a loyal and worthy band Tae b...