The seeds of brook-lime, flax, and knapweed the twite seems partial to, and this wild-weed field is to them a very paradise.
Usually Wemyss was amused by twite's messages, but nothing about this one amused him.
His master hadn't been in once to dinner since twite knew him.
The Mountain Linnet is generally called the twite, a syllable which its simple note is thought to resemble.
From the midlands of England northwards to the Shetlands, the twite has its only summer residence with us.