Waesum Weird – Lionel Hawes

Athout the bairns kennin their ain leid

the leid o the Scots wul shuirlie dwyne awa an dee.

Athout hearin an seein the leid,

the leid o the fowk, in the herts an mynds

o the bairns, wul gang awa foraye

an we, the Scots, a Sovereign fowk,

wul tae the warld, be Suddron.