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Poem by Robert Burns


Epigram on a Noted Coxcomb


Light lay the earth on Billys breast,
  	His chicken heart so tender;
But build a castle on his head,
  	His skull will prop it under.

1794

Robert Burns


Robert Burns's other poems:
  1. No Churchman am I
  2. O Guid Ale Comes
  3. Auld Rob Morris
  4. A Fragment (No cold approach, no altered mien)
  5. My Bottle


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