“That’s the last o ma shin ya wee coofs – will ye cease that awfie yaw!”
yaw: caterwaul, wail.
“That is the last of my shoes you little louts – will you cease that awful caterwauling!”
So much increasing poverty and war causing grief in the world.
We may not be able to bring those responsible to account but we can help the victims.
Give, even what seems very little, to those that ask.
And if we can, at least, also be a nuisance and a disruption to those that think they can get away with causing that grief so much the better.
The Scottish Word: yaw with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.