The Merry Muses of Caledonia/The Reel o' Stumpie

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The Merry Muses of Caledonia by Robert Burns
The Reel o' Stumpie

THE REEL O' STUMPIE.

An old fragment.

Wap and rowe, wap and rowe,
 Wap and rowe the feetie o't;
I thought I was a maiden fair,
 Till I heard the greetie o't.

My daddie was a fiddler fine,
 My minnie she made mantie, O;
And I mysel' a thumpin' quine,
 And danced the reel o' stumpie, O.