A late visitor (Death) and his scythe, welcomed in to the old cottage on a snowy night by the frail very old lady - which brings an end to all things.
The Scottish Word:


“Come awa inby an warm yir banes by the fire.”


inby: in the inner part, further in.

“Come away you to further in and warm your bones by the fire (a welcoming expression showing recognition of the depth of cold felt by another).”

The Scottish Word: inby 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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