Aifter aboot ten meenits mair o' this wark, she shot at me ower her shouther the obsairve, 'Isn't it an obstinate wretch?'
And maybe I hae been ower lang in comin to that same plainness!
I wish ye wad haud your tongue, an no mak me ower proud o her.
What's comin' ower thee, my lad, that thou looks so, and talks so?
It wes hangin' ower Peter for months, but it cam oot sudden in the end, a' in a piece ae morning.
Nay, Mr. Bonnithorne, there's ower much nastment in the weather yet.
"If I didna think I had got ower't I wadna hae been here the nicht," said the son.
Mind as you're not ower keen at seein' the ins and oots o' that pewter.
Ay, but it was just to let Miss Ross see the danger of ower muckle thought, and how it brought on my palpitation.
He threw him ower the brig of Ayr into the water, and he was drowned.