Tonight is Burns Night, a night celebrating the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns!
Our Scottish Producer, Michael will be celebrating Burns Night with the traditional supper of Haggis, Neeps an Tatties (Haggis, Turnips and Potatoes)
As a child Michael remembers reciting poems, one impractical called A Voodoo for Miss Maverick By Sandy Thomas Ross.
A Voodoo for Miss Maverick
I dinna like Miss Maverick –
This cushion’s for her heid.
I’m jumpin aw my wechton’t,
Annoo Miss Maverick’s deid!
Ye’redeid, ye’redeid, Miss Maverick,
An never mairye’ll say
I dance like a hird o’ Ayrshire
Ky on a mercat day! I’ll pit ye ablaw the sofa –
Ye’redeid an yirditbaith,
An never mairye’llmiscaa me –
Ye’ve drawn yerhinmaistbraith!