Agnes translates

Ma Chookie
jist luik at
ye (sorry
hullawrer)
but bidin
inside like
a bloke in
the choky!
Get oot o
it toot sweet
or Aggie
'll nag ye.
Wee gannet
ye canny
be slackin -
get crackin!
The jeely
'll heal ye.
C'moan yer
no goany
be bonny
'f yer scrawny
an wasted
an pasty.
Sae Jesus
tae please us
nae pukin
ma Chookie.


(Original is Ma Mignonne, by Clement Marot)

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