He was just reading it as it appeared on autocue and quite enjoyed the royal references to Balmoral and Dumfries House.
The Dumfries coach had reached Moffat, where it became snowed up.
Please write me by first post, and direct to me at Ellisland, near Dumfries.
On the 18th July he left Brow, and returned to Dumfries in a small spring cart.
He was educated at the Dumfries academy and Edinburgh University.
Never before did a chaise rattle so furiously along the streets of Dumfries.
Their affairs were in the hands of a notable firm of solicitors in Dumfries.
When the news spread in Dumfries that Burns had returned from Brow and was dying, the whole town was deeply moved.
I could not help hoping that it might not be any plot of the lawyers in Dumfries to get him away.
Dumfries is the only locality in Scotland from which it has been reported.