A month after, I bore this babe, wha hasna yet seen its faither.
It's mony a lang day sin' I hae lookit intil her faither's face.
"Your faither will be gey pleased when he comes hame the day," she said, giving the conversation a new turn.
I've jist been sayin' to ye whit I mind o' hearin' my faither say to mysel'.
Oor hero was borr-rn in affluent saircumstances his faither bein' the laird o' Maclacity, his mither a Fitzroy o' Soosex.
"We are gaun to see our faither," said Vara, speaking the truth.
When your faither nipped me wi' his tongue it nipped me wi' its pain, and, woman, it consoled me.
faither once found a gold ring with three red stones in it that shine.
The balance he referred to, Maister Weelum, was thirty pounds—half o' the sixty Nathan an' me loaned his faither.
But will your faither, think ye, hae nae objections to my comin?