It was worse than the most outrageous Gaelic ever spoken in the height of passion by a hieland shearer.
Why, man, a hieland tailor is aye the heartiest cock, and has aye the maist auld stories i' the parish.
I'd have fought for the 'hieland laddie' myself if I'd been a man in his days.
Come,” said I, “back to the house with us; let us be done with it, let me be done with the whole hieland crew of you!
I can speak it well eneugh, for my mother was a hieland woman.'
It was waur than the maist outrageous Gaelic ever spoken in the height o' passion by a hieland shearer.
But ye maunna expect me to gang ower the hieland line—I'll gae beyond the line at no rate.
When he gied the word, hieland foot was never slow and hieland bluid was never laggin'.
And yet I'm hieland born, and when the clan pipes, who but me has to dance?
A big sonsy stot is a manageable animal, and respectable withal, and quiet; but thae sma' hieland deevils!