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" Blow up the fire, my maidens! Bring water from the well! For a' my house shall feast this night, Since my three sons are well. "
The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last ... - Page 166
by Walter Scott - 1833
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The Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1806
...syke nor ditch, Nor yet in ony sheugh ; But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair eneugh. / " Blow up the fire, my maidens ! " Bring water from...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray ; The eldest to the youngest said,...
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Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border: Consisting of Historical and ..., Volume 3

Scott - 1821
...Nor yet in ony sheugh ; But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair eneugh. 8 MINSTRELSY OF " Blow up the fire, my maidens ! " Bring water from...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray ; The eldest to the youngest said,...
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Minstrelsy of the Scottish border: consisting of historical and ..., Volume 3

Scottish border - 1821
...syke nor ditch, Nor yet in ony sheugh ; But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair eneugh. " Blow up the fire, my maidens ! " Bring water from the well ! " For a1 my house shall feast this night, " Since my three sons ate well." And she has made to them a bed,...
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Minstrelsy: Ancient and Modern: With an Historical Introduction and Notes

William Motherwell - 1827 - 399 pages
...syke nor ditch, Nor yet in any slieugh ; But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair enough. " Blow up the fire my maidens, Bring water from the...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray ; The eldest to the youngest said,...
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Minstrelsy: ancient and modern, with an historical intr. and notes, by W ...

Minstrelsy - 1827
...syke nor ditch, Nor yet in any sheugh ; But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair eneugh. " Blow up the fire, my maidens, Bring water from the...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray ; The eldest to the youngest said,...
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The Scottish Ballads

1829 - 399 pages
...O lang may ye hing, my mother's mantil, Ere ye hap us again." * Variation in the Border Minstrelsy: And she has made to them a bed ; She's made it large and wide ; And she's taen her mantel her about, Sat down at the bed side. t Fretting. SCOTTISH BALLADS. PART FOURTH. OF indent 23allate....
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: First Series, Containing Minstrelsy ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1838 - 532 pages
...ent th em o'er the — -ii N • Mi. Ğ 3 _j — , — ^ C ^ f ğ frH ĞL_Ğ •ˆ ~,\~_ ^ f ri \ " Blow up the fire, my maidens! Bring water from the...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray; The eldest to the youngest said,...
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Selections from the Early Ballad Poetry of England and Scotland

Richard John King - 1842 - 291 pages
...in syke nor ditch, Nor yet in ony sheugh But at the gates o' Paradise, That birk grew fair eneugh. " Blow up the fire, my maidens, Bring water from the...she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down at the bed-side. Up then crew the red red cock, And up and crew the gray, 1 Troubles. The eldest to the youngest...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1842 - 699 pages
...afraid, imafiiijnf it " Blow up the fire, rny maidens . Bring water from the well ! For a' my limit shall feast this night. Since my three sons are well." — And she haa made to them a bed, She's made it large and wide ; And she's ta'en her mantle her about, Sat down...
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The Book of British Ballads

Samuel Carter Hall - 1844 - 152 pages
...sheuch ; But at the gates o' Paradise That birk grew fair eneuch. ' Blow up the fire, now, maidens mine. Bring water from the well ; For a' my house shall feast this night, Since my twa sons are well.^ ' O eat and drink, my merry-men a', The better shall ye fare ; For my two sons...
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