Per Contra

by Robert Burns

Go, Fame, an' canter like a filly,
Thro' a' the streets an' neuks o' Killie,
Tell ev'ry social, honest billie
To cease his grievin',
For yet, unskaith'd by death's gleg gullie,
Tam Samson's livin'.


The Poetical Works Of Robert Burns
Copyright 1910
Ward, Lock, and Co., Ltd