Out with that too; it was Eves legacy, and 330 cannot be taen from her.
The head's taen aff them, as clean as I wad bite it aff a sybo!
Whether th' cumpny 'at wor in it had taen it or net, Sammy couldn't tell, but he niver went to seek it.
The light of my eyes was taen from me, Miss Anne—I had little pleasure of my life, for both my boys were away.
I am a sinfu' woman; but if my curse brought it down, my blessing has taen it off!
But no the misery of them—the puir lassie was taen away somegate about Glasgow, but the news came to her ears there.
The wife's ae dochter and the man's ae cow, the taen's ne'er weel and the tither's ne'er fu'.
Patrick was taen ill of a fever—they say the angry words he had spoken about Mr. Aytoun to young Redheugh lay heavy on his mind.
I would not have believed it if half the sheer had taen their Bible oath—no, not for nothing but hearing on it mysel.
Thou has been in the hands of misery, and taen strong physic; prithee now be sound.