Address to a Haggis

Address To a Haggis...

Day 265/365 - Burns Night

Hanging Haggis

The infamous haggis!

haggis

[Portrait of Robert Burns, Ayr, Scotland] (LOC)
“Fair fa’ your honest, sonsie face,
Great chieftain o’ the puddin-race!
Aboon them a’ ye tak your place,
Painch, tripe, or thairm:
Weel are ye wordy o’ a grace
As lang’s my arm.”

Address to a Haggis by Robert Burns

Tonight is Burns Night, a celebration of the life and poetry of the Scottish poet Robert Burns.

Haggis, tatties and neeps anyone?

Photos from Nine Live Photography, Cap’n Hef, CasaDeQueso, suza_phone, werewegian and The Library of Congress.