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Young Beichan

No: 53; variant: 53G

  1. ‘O WHA’S aught a’ yon flock o sheep, An wha’s aught a’ yon flock o kye? An wha’s aught a’ yon pretty castles, That you sae often do pass bye?’
  2. ‘They’re a’ Lord Beekin’s sheep, They’re a’ Lord Beekin’s kye; They’re a’ Lord Beekin’s castles, That you sae often do pass bye.’
  3. He’s tane [the] table wi his feet, Made cups an candlesticks to flee: ‘I’ll lay my life ‘tis Susy Pie, Come owr the seas to marry me.’