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" I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come gloriously hame, I'll bring a heart to thee with love running o'er, And then I'll leave thee and Lochaber no more. "
Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters, of Remarkable Persons, from the ... - Page 57
by James Caulfield - 1819
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The Scottish Songs, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - Ballads, Scots - 1829 - 627 pages
...commands me, how can I refuse ? Without it, I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame ; And if I should chance to come glorious hame, I'll bring a heart to thee with love running o'er, And then I'll leave...
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The Universal Songster: Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most ..., Volume 1

Ballads, English - 1834
...the brave, And I maun deserve it before I can crave. Then, glory, my Jeany, maun plead my excuse j Since honour commands me, how can I refuse ? Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I hae luck...
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The Songs of England and Scotland, Volume 2

Ballads, English - 1835
...that's inglorious no fame can be gain'd : And beauty and love's the reward of the brave ; And I maun deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeany,...Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee ; .And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And, if I should...
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The songs of England and Scotland

England - 1835
...that's inglorious no fume can be gain'd : And beauty and love's the reward of the brave; And I maun deserve it before I can crave.. Then glory, my Jeany,...? Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And, if I should...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life, Volume 2

Robert Burns, John Gibson Lockhart - Scotland - 1837 - 425 pages
...my heart is sair pain'd, By ease that's inglorious, no fame can be gain'd. And beauty and love's the reward of the brave, And I must deserve it before...it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And without thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lasŤ, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come...
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The American Minstrel: A Choice Collection of the Most Popular Songs, Glees ...

1837 - 318 pages
...; And I maun deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeany, maun plead my excuse, Since honor commands me, how can I refuse ! Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And losing thy favor I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win glory and fame ; And if I should chance...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1841 - 716 pages
...that's inglorious no fame can begain'd: And beauty and love's the reward of the brave ; And I maun deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeany,...) Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae i hi-n, my lass, to win honour and fame, And, if I should...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - English poetry - 1844 - 716 pages
...commands me, how can I refuse 1 Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And, if I should chance to come glorious haine, I'll bring a heart to thee with love running o'er, And then I'll leave...
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The works of Allen Ramsay. With life of the author by G. Chalmers ..., Volume 2

Allan Ramsay, George Chalmers - 1851
...my heart is sair pain'd; By ease that's inglorious no fame can be gain'd; And beauty and love's the reward of the brave, And I must deserve it before...it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And without thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come...
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The works of Allen Ramsay. With life of the author by G. Chalmers ..., Volume 3

Allan Ramsay, George Chalmers - 1851
...to Lady Jane Douglas, but inferior to her in rank and wealth, served in the army, because he snys, " Without it, I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And without thy favour I'd better not be. I'll gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come...
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