Game of cards disrupted by a coach and horses crashing in through the door of the saloon.
The Scottish Word:


“Ye’ve been warned afore Resbow – yokit yir mule tae a post o its very own. Hoo mony times dae ye hae tae be telt.”


yokit, yoke, yolk: attach, join, unite (to a carriage or plough). Also – to have begun work.

“You have been warned before Resbow – affix your mule to a post of its very own. How many times do you have to be told.”

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

Illustration Friday. hitched.

In memory of the Dundee Art College Revels of 1972 the best built theme ever.

Saloon bar, Tepees, stage coach with horses and a Sheriff’s office complete with cells – all full size.

The Revels were an annual fancy dress dance.

One thought on “Yokit.

  1. Oh dear, lol! So much going on. My first thought, after worrying about the poor horses, is I sure hope that isn’t glass on the floor beside the dog! This is hilarious. Do they serve carrots at Scottish bars? Well done!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.