1] Sung by the madwoman Madge Wildfire on her deathbed in chapter XL of The Heart of Midlothian (1818).
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: Sir Walter Scott, The Heart of Midlothian, Tales of my Landlord, 4 vols. (Edinburgh: A. Constable, 1818). B-10 1474 Fisher Rare Book Library (Toronto).
First publication date: 1818
RPO poem editor: P. F. Morgan
RP edition: 3RP 2.425.
Recent editing: 2:2002/4/3
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