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by Hughie
Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:01 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Saltcoats Glencairn Burn's Club by Bob Auld
Replies: 2
Views: 1206

Saltcoats Glencairn Burn's Club by Bob Auld

... the names mentioned. See this topic for a bit of background on Bob Auld and his poems. Hughie When the pace begins tae quicken And the hert begins tae thump When ...
by Hughie
Sun Jan 17, 2010 8:30 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Bob Auld - Poems - Another Wee Book
Replies: 1
Views: 2386

Bob Auld - Poems - Another Wee Book

Bob Scott's daughter Helen Smith was kind enough to present me with a copy of her father's ... on threetowners can be found through our search page - search using the key words Bob Auld - search within topic titles only. Bob Auld's real name was Bob Scott, he died at the ...
by dezembra
Thu Jan 24, 2008 9:07 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Question concerning "The Cosy Cluster" (Bob Auld)
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Question concerning "The Cosy Cluster" (Bob Auld)

... found a suitable poem named "The Cosy Cluster", written by Bob Auld - a Stevenston poet, as stated. My question is whether this poem has ever been published ...
by Hughie
Fri Dec 14, 2007 8:10 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: TONI By Bob Auld
Replies: 1
Views: 1280

TONI By Bob Auld

... and Jennie Yet time brought days o'ercast with fear With just a sprinkling of· good cheer But thro it all he was to endear Himself in our eyes. To auld Stinston Folk he had no peer And that's no surprise Happily for years he plodded along With a step so light a heart so strong Until war with its ...
by Hughie
Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Sam McLelland By Bob Auld
Replies: 7
Views: 2945

Sam McLelland By Bob Auld

... really Sam ye should be proud And if every man jist got his due You, auld frien are of the chosen few Ye never was wan for fancy frills Ye're ... dear God, spread oot a wing And shelter Sam as ye wid a king About Bob Auld
by Hughie
Sun Oct 14, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: More Bob Auld Poems
Replies: 1
Views: 1428

More Bob Auld Poems

Bob Auld is the pen name of local poet Bob Scott who died in 2005 at the age of 96. My brother-in-law was telling Bob's ...
by Hughie
Wed Dec 13, 2006 8:58 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: A Cosy Cluster - by Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 851

A Cosy Cluster - by Bob Auld

... clean, knees, Such grace when he jumps over puddle You strangely want to give him a cuddle But as a star is born, another has fallen Just you ask auld Hughoc Allen. Here you have one of the best, One of the few that's stood the test To age so gently must be an art. His canty auld heart plays its ...
by Hughie
Tue Jan 24, 2006 10:08 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: The Kerlaw Burn - By Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 1839

The Kerlaw Burn - By Bob Auld

The Kerlaw Burn ~ By Bob Auld Wandering o'er Knockrivock mounds With rustling leaves the only sound There in a field of new turned stibble ...
by Hughie
Sat Dec 17, 2005 9:33 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Nellie Shaw ~ By Bob Auld
Replies: 2
Views: 2263

Nellie Shaw ~ By Bob Auld

... hoping she's back with us soon. I don't know who Nellie was but Bob's published a couple of poems by her in his wee book. Nellie Shaw ~ By Bob Auld As green the grasses sweetly grow So memories breezes gently blow And once again alas ...
by Hughie
Mon Dec 05, 2005 11:26 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Greenhead ~ By Bob Auld
Replies: 0
Views: 1608

Greenhead ~ By Bob Auld

Greenhead ~ By Bob Auld The August moon had left a chill An early mist lay thick on the hill We Scots they say are a canny breed ...
by Hughie
Sun Oct 30, 2005 7:45 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: The Tar Biler Affair ~ By Bob Auld
Replies: 2
Views: 2851

The Tar Biler Affair ~ By Bob Auld

Hope you enjoy this wee story by Bob - it happened in Stinston some years ago. Someone told me they remember the dog ... on it's own And as it went it's wobbly way Jimmys' few hairs turned to grey. Auld Wullie Connelly's wee bit pavement Was there to stop its reckless descent But ...
by Hughie
Sat Oct 15, 2005 12:23 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Your Weans ~ By Bob Auld
Replies: 1
Views: 1871

Your Weans ~ By Bob Auld

... flaming temper Now don't you rush, lay doon that brush They are only wains Just -running loose thro the hoose They're only playing trains. Wee Bob will shunt, gie Dave a dunt Jean they have for freight So just sit a while, learn to smile You only have to wait Don't be brash, life's just a flash ...