Mudcat Café message #974900 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #60824   Message #974900
Posted By: Amos
01-Jul-03 - 09:25 PM
Thread Name: Help: To a Mouse, on Turning Her Up ... (R Burns)
Subject: RE: Robert Burns-The wee plans of mice and m
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But, Mousie, thou art no thy lane,
In proving foresight may be vain;
The best-laid schemes o' mice an 'men
Gang aft agley,
An'lea'e us nought but grief an' pain,
For promis'd joy!