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Home Rule - A Poem By Isabel Salmon

10th October 2011

Home Rule Isabel (mckay) Salmon.

Oh tell me fit yir mammy said
When ye cam oot tae play
She said "ye'll keep yir peeny claen
Ids no ma washin' day"

Then tell me fit yir mammy said
When ye geed aff tae school
She said "mind fit yir teacher says
An' dinna act ae fool"

So tell me fit yir mammy said
When ye went till yir work
She said "Mind ye get there on time
An' see ye dinna shirk"

Now tell me fit yir mammy said
When ye brang hon' yir pay
She said "ye'll get a sixpence noo
Ae rest on new year's day!"

 

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