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HERE'S A GOOD HALLOWE'EN GHOST STORY
The Whole .Graveyard That
Woke Up and Danced.
"Bobbie" Burns' famous "Tarn
Q'Shanter siS an excellent' Hal
lowe'en tale. But if someffne in
theyiartytiarinot repeat Jtrih'the
diafjflct-as 'tis written, if might be
besSsimpl?ffo tell the story in
One dark, winter night when
the hour was striking ftwelve;
Tam O'Shanter, the pride-of the
valley and the pet of the tavern,
rode gaily.-out of the. village tQ-
ward; pitch darkness, - a country
road and home.
Tam -was a jolly fellow,- over
fond of the-cup that cheers; and
though Jiis good wife Kate .had
warned and warned again, he-still
stuck'to the habit ostaying until
thejast glass had Jbeen emptied.
So it was this wintry night that
Tam had more courage than sense
hid utider his auburn curls as he
sfridgd his doughty nag, Meg,
and rode off from the lights an4
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