Something to for all Scots listen to before you vote on September 18
For some reason the opening line has been truncated in the audio. The poem begins:
I amma fou sae muckle as tired deid dune
It’s gey and hard wark coupin gless for gless
Wi Cruvie and Gilsanquar and the like,
And I’m no juist as bauld as aince I wes.
Complete text can be read at http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/epochmag/contents4/thistle1.html
See also In Memoriam Hugh MacDiarmid and Twa or three thochts on the unco muckle vote o September aichteent