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Quotation by Robert Burns
Wee image of my bonnie Betty,
I fatherly will kiss and daut thee,
As dear an' near my heart I set thee
Wi' as guid will,
As a' the priests had seen me get thee
That's out o' hell.
Robert Burns (1759–1796), Scottish poet. A Poet's Welcome to His Love-begotten Daughter (l. 7–12). . .
New Oxford Book of Eighteenth Century Verse, The. Roger Lonsdale, ed. (1984) Oxford University Press.
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