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A Song For Kilts
Robert William Service
If every man would wear a kilt, A flirt of Tartan finery, Instead of trousers, custom builRate it:

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A Song Of Sixty-Five
Robert William Service
benevolent old chap; I think I'll wear a tartan shawl and lean upon a cane. I hope that I'll have sRate it:

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Back-View
William Ernest Henley
with blue ribands together, Streaked the rough tartan, green like heather, That round your lissome Rate it:

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Battle Of Sherramuir, The
Robert Burns
thuds, and see the cluds O clans frae woods in tartan duds Wha glaum'd at icingdoms three, manRate it:

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Bobbie
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Sabbath afternoon, An' you'll catch a glimpse o' Tartan An' you'll hear a skirlin' tune; An' you'llRate it:

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Donal Campbell
William Henry Drummond
Bane- sailed away across the ocean With the tartans of Clan Gordon, to the Indies' distant shore,Rate it:

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Elspeth's Ballad
Sir Walter Scott
down the brae Wi' twenty thousand men. Their tartans they were waving wide, Their glaives were glaRate it:

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How We Beat The Favourite
Adam Lindsay Gordon
! Keep back there on Spartan ! Back you, sir, in tartan ! So, steady there, easy !' and down went tRate it:

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Lochiel's Warning
Thomas Campbell
Moray the proud; All plaided and plumed in their tartan array - Wizard. - Lochiel, Lochiel, bewarRate it:

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Memorials Of A Tour In Scotland, 1803
William Wordsworth
was of heart, when, clad In crimson stockings, tartan plaid, And bonnet with a feather gay, To KirkRate it:

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My Ancestors
Robert William Service
with collie at his heel In plaid of tartan stripe; My mammie with her spinning wheel, Rate it:

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My Favoured Fare
Robert William Service
I tire, And on my skull I wear a cap, As tartan-shawled beside the fire I stroke the kitten on my lRate it:

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On The Hoop
James Thomson
sex such terrible alarms, As when the hoop and tartan both combine To make a virgin like a goddess Rate it:

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Oscar Of Alva: A Tale
George Gordon Lord Byron
the hero's child While he should lead the tartan train. Another year is qulckly past, And Angus Rate it:

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Part II: The Fields of Coleraine
Adam Lindsay Gordon
'the bullock' to grief, And the rush of the tartan is ended ; When Archer's in trouble—who's that pRate it:

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Scotch Rhapsody
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell
leaves where the prunes are ripe, Heard the tartan wind a-droning in the pipe, And they heard MacphRate it:

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St. Andrews Anniversary
James McIntyre
and of good brose, Of blue bonnets, and of Tartan hose, The land where all good wives do bake The tRate it:

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The Battle of Alma
William Topaz McGonagall
display To see the Highland Brigade in their tartan array, And their tall bending plumes in a long Rate it:

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The Battle Of Sherramuir
Robert Burns
thuds, and see the cluds O clans frae woods in tartan duds Wha glaum'd at icingdoms three, maRate it:

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The Pipes At Lucknow
John Greenleaf Whittier
that sweet and homelike strain; And the tartan clove the turban, As the Goomtee cleaves the plain. Rate it:

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The Quaker Alumni
John Greenleaf Whittier
sober form, Like the heart of Argyle to the tartan, you warm. But, the first greetings over, you gRate it:

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The Shires on the Moray Frith
James McIntyre
wore once down trodden Here men yet wear the tartan-plaid, Ready to join the Highland Brigade. And Rate it:

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The Widow Of Glencoe
William Edmondstoune Aytoun
not off that sacred stain: Let it stiffen on the tartan, Let his wounds unclosed remain, Till the dRate it:

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The Young Laird and Edinburgh Katy
Allan Ramsay
down the street, my Jo, 3 My mistress in her tartan screen, 4 Fow bonny, braw and sweet, myRate it:

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