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Bonnie Prince Charlie - Scottish Hero
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If only he'd known the Royal Court in London was panicking at his approach and ready to flee to Europe, he would not, presumably, have decided to turn back to Scotland, having got as far south as Derby.
Ah, but that's such stuff as dreams are made on!
July 1745 - September 1746 = 14 months. (I suspect Toglet has not taken account of the months the Prince spent after Culloden as a fugitive in the Highlands.) My dates come from the 'Encyclop�dia of Scotland'.
When day is gane, and nicht has come
And a' fawk bound ta sleep
I think on him that's far awa'
The lee-lang nicht, & weep, my dear,
The lee-lang nicht and weep.