Aften

postcard“I aften wish that eence again
The weary road I’ve traivell’t

Wis mine tae tread, I’d hae things fit

Withoot mischance or guessin’;

My ships wad safely mak’the port,

My webs be never raivell’t,

An’ a’d be for the best – I wish,

An faur’s the hairm in wishin’? ”

 

(by “Turlundie”-Scottish poet

http://www.rampantscotland.com/poetry/blpoems_wish.htm)

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