Quotation by Robert Burns

The time flew by, wi' tentless heed;
Till, 'tween the late and early,
Wi' sma' persuasion she agreed
To see me thro' the barley.
Robert Burns (1759–1796), Scottish poet. The Rigs o' Barley (l. 5–8). . .

Oxford Book of Scottish Verse, The. John MacQueen and Tom Scott, comps. (1966) Oxford University Press.
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