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Elphinstone Kist   Prose bi Bairns

The Fisherman     by: Gardiner, John

Aye, aye, Fit like the day? As ye ken I'm a fisherman. Ma job is tae gang oot tae sea te catch herrin. I've come hame wi a braw catch an get a good pay. A aywis gang oot tae sea. If ye gang oot ivery wik ye'll miss yer faimly. It taks a lang time tae get a net up cause ye need aboot six men tae haul the nets.. Usually it taks the hale crew tae haul the net.

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