4] Skye: one of the inner Hebrides, islands off Scotland.
5] Mull and Rum are islands near Skye. Mull is also mulled (spicy, sweetened, heated) wine.
6] Eigg: island near Skye.
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Original text: Robert Louis Stevenson, Songs of Travel (London: Chatto & Windus, 1896). end S749 S65 1896 Fisher Rare Book Library
First publication date: 1895
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2003
Recent editing: 1:2003/7/11*1:2003/7/14
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