“Tak that ye gralloch ye.”
gralloch: the disembowelling of a deer, disembowel.
“Take that! You cleaner of carcasses you.”
The Scottish Word: gralloch with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.
My granny used to do this job and I often felt like the child. Although it was chickens rather than deer.
And I used to feed those chickens every day until the axe fell, one by one.
I hope respect for our fellow creatures never becomes the same as enabling every creature to live entirely in safety into old age and die a natural death.
It’s bad enough that we try to do that to ourselves.