The Scottish Word: Spirlie
“Ach! Yir still spirlie and ill-thriven, whit’s adae wi ye? I’ve hud enough! Ah’m no waitin onie longer.”
spirlie: thin, spindly.
“Argh! You are still skinny and scraggy, what is wrong with you? I have had enough! I am not waiting any longer.”
31, Oct. 2009