I don’t like cute-zie/ and I don’t like quaint.
On this day 7th of July in 1814 the novel ‘Waverley’, by Sir Walter Scott, was published.
“here’s hoping for some perfect digging weather……….”
“thinking of those who dive the Orkney waters, these days, and I wrote a little ditty/blessing for them……”
On 30th of June 1940 Germany invaded the undefended Channel Islands. It was to remain occupied until 9th of May 1945.
Illusion delusion/Pie in the sky
There is a group of men and women/who work hard every day;
On 23rd of June, 1314 Robert I, King of Scots, killed Henry de Bohun at the commencement of the Battle of Bannockburn.
On 16th of June 1807 the Rev. John Skinner, poet, theologian and Episcopalian minister of Longside in Buchan, died.
Slowly/ the water trickled down the street,