|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|QUOTATION:||Wee Willie Winkie rins through the toun,|
Upstairs and dounstairs, in his nicht-goun,
Tirlin at the window, cryin at the lock,
Are the weans in their bed? for it s nou ten oclock.
|ATTRIBUTION:||William Miller (18101872): Willie Winkie.|