“The green birken shades, where the wild lintie dwells,”
“I 'll lead you to the birken bower, on yon burn side,”
“Wi 'me, my kind dearie, O! At thorny bush, or birken tree,”
“They will be for the taking of a wheen puir callants (lads) that are jinking (hiding) in the hill birken”
“At Dewshill wood the mavis sings beside her birken nest,”
“And spring will cleed the birken shaw: [clothe, birch woods]”
“O, the oak and the ash and the bonnie birken tree,”
“The gorcock unalarmed crows among the moors and mosses -- the blackbird whistles in the birken shaw -- and the cony erects his ears at the mouth of his burrow, and whisks away frolicsome among the whins or heather.”
“_'birken shaw, '_ I paused to examine if the council-fires were still burning on Bare-hill, but there was no smoke visible, neither was there”
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