Robert Burns (17591796). Poems and Songs. The Harvard Classics. 190914.
212. SongRaving Winds Around her Blowing
TuneMGrigor of Roros Lament. I composed these verses on Miss Isabella MLeod of Raza, alluding to her feelings on the death of her sister, and the still more melancholy death of her sisters husband, the late Earl of Loudoun, who shot himself out of sheer heart-break at some mortifications he suffered, owing to the deranged state of his finances.R. B., 1791.