Altho' He Has Left Me

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Altho' He Has Left Me
by Robert Burns


Altho' he has left me for greed o' the siller[1],
I dinna[2] envy him the gains he can win;
I rather wad[3] bear a'[4] the lade[5] o' my sorrow,
Than ever hae[6] acted sae[7] faithless to him.


Notes

  1. silver, money, coin
  2. do not
  3. would
  4. all
  5. load, weight
  6. have
  7. so
This work published before January 1, 1923 is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.
 



This work published before January 1, 1923 is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.