Robert Burns’ Day – Scotland’s favourite son

Robert Burns, born on January 25, 1759, is known as the national poet of Scotland and today people around the world will be celebrating in honour of his birthday. He is the most well known poet who wrote in the Scots language (not to be confused with Gaelic or Celtic), but he also wrote in English (with a Scottish English dialect) where is political commentary tented to be its bluntest.…

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