Mother in law and her dog rocket out of the sky to land on her son in law's back on the way up a Corbett.
The Scottish Word:


“Yer punishment and yer curse for dissin yer betters is tae humph yer inlaw an her dug up iviry Corbett in the land. An think yersel lucky I dinni mak it Munros anaw.”


humph, hump: the act of carrying a heavy burden.

“Your punishment and your curse for disrespecting your elders is to tote the heavy load of your in inlaw and her dog up every Corbett in the land. And consider yourself lucky that I do not make it all the Munros as well.”


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The Scottish Word: humph with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

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