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    Some Have Food But Cannot Eat – Music Monday Musings #2 

    In the course of my very light research on Burns Night recently, I came across the poem below. You are probably thinking what does ‘Some have food…’ have to do with Burns Night. The origins of this poem is attributed to Robert Burns (though there is no proof that he wrote it) and he is the reason for Burns Night. Some hae meat and canna eat And some wad eat that want it But we hae meat and we can eat And sae the Lord be thankit Immediately I saw it, the grace we sang back at school before every meal popped into my mind: I sang this routinely for…