The Mauchline Lady

by Robert Burns

When first I came to Stewart Kyle,
My mind it was na steady;
Where'er I gaed, where'er I rade,
A mistress still I had aye;

But when I came roun' by Mauchline town,
Not dreadin' ony body,
My heart was caught, before I thought,
And by a Mauchline lady.


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