Is It True That He’s a Traitor?

Montrose, Montrose, you were the rose You gave your life for loyalty But it’s no’ the hour for a rose tae flower Between the kirk and royalty Montrose Father, father, tell me, why do the horsemen ride Why do the troopers look so grim by Jamie Graham’s side Is it true that he’s a traitor, […]

Cultoquhey Prayer

From the greed of the Campbells From the ire of the Drummonds From the pride of the Grahams And from the wind of the Murrays Gude Lord preserve us. —┬áComposed in the 1700s by an eccentric Laird of Cultoquhey in Perthshire about his powerful neighbours.