Poems and Songs of Robert Burns: I Reign In Jeanie's Bosom

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

I Reign In Jeanie's Bosom

Louis, what reck I by thee,
Or Geordie on his ocean?
Dyvor, beggar louns to me,
I reign in Jeanie's bosom!

Let her crown my love her law,
And in her breast enthrone me,
Kings and nations—swith awa'!
Reif randies, I disown ye!