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Quotation by Robert Burns
Think, when your castigated pulse
Gies now and then a wallop,
What ragings must his veins convulse,
That still eternal gallop:
Robert Burns (1759–1796), Scottish poet. Address to the Unco Guid, or the Rigidly Righteous (l. 25–28). . .
Burns; Complete Poems and Songs. James Kinsley, ed. (1969) Oxford University Press.
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