But hark ! a rap comes gently to the door ; Jenny, wha kens the meaning o' the same, Tells how a neebor lad cam' o'er the moor, To do some errands, and convoy her hame. The wily mother sees the conscious flame Sparkle in Jenny's e'e, and flush her cheek... The Bardiad: A Poem in Two Cantos - Page 100by Charles Burton - 1823Full view
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Harry Morgan Ayres - English literature - 1924 - 898 pages
...hark ! a rap comes gently to the door. Jenny, wha kens the meaning o' the same, Tells how a neebour h Ѭ2 ; Wi' heart-struck, anxious care, inquires his name, While Jenny hafflins is afraid to speak ; Weel...