The Scottish Word: Coont
"Ah ken, but it’s the thoucht that coonts, ma wee pal."
coont, cwint: add up, count.
"I know, but it’s the thought that counts, my small friend."
It’s three weeks after the end of the teaching year and only now have I reclaimed the energy to catch up with the backlog.
I’ve been a prisoner of tiredness and twelve weeks of illustrations behind where I should be.
They will be done and backdated.