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Old 14-02-2019, 03:54 PM   #37
iamawaveofthesea
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McGonagall is the true bard.
''Beautiful silvery Tay,
With your landscapes, so lovely and gay,
Along each side of your waters, to Perth all the way''

lol

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And we invented deep-fried Mars Bars.

Thats proper culture for you.
we also invented rap battles....

flyting
Flyting in 15th- and 16th-century Scotland is analogous to a modern-day rap competition during which rappers improvise clever disses and put-downs against their opponents. Similarly, the makars (a Scottish word for "poets") engaged in verbal duels in which they voiced extravagant invectives in verse against their rivals. The base of flyting is the ancient verb flyte (also spelled flite), meaning "to contend" or "to quarrel."
https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flyting
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