Mudcat Café message #2915563 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #129653   Message #2915563
Posted By: GUEST,Allan
27-May-10 - 05:37 PM
Thread Name: Robin Hood in the Crusades?
Subject: RE: Robin Hood in the Crusades?
"My maternal grandma always called shoes "shooen" and eyes "ee-en"...and she was born as late as 1885! "

Shune for shoes and een for eyes are very common in Scots dialects to this day.