Go fetch to me a pint o' wine, And fill it in a
silver tassie, That I may drink,
before I go, A service to my
bonie lassie. Robert Burns 'My Bonie Mary', stanza1.
When things go wrong and will not come right, Though you do the
best you can, When life looks
black as the hour of night Myles na Gopaleen US writer.
She is best known as a novelist, but has also published several volumes of
poetry, and essays, critical writings and journalism.