Even Alan Breck, by all that I hear, is a chield to be respected.
Uz will keep an eye on the young 'un, ef it be only because he'm Miss Amy's chield.
But he stood in my road, and lifted his hand, and beckoned, like a chield az was used to be obeyed.
But an I get the first yerk of a chield, I'm no unco feared for his return.
I heard the voice of that lad Andrew Lammie; can the chield be drowning that he skirls sae uncannily?