This is one of the most powerful images I've ever seen. Study it & clean up your act for the sake of your children. Their minds are fragile, their emotions run deep... Don't destroy them mentally because words... you can never take back.
“We will drain our dearest veins, / But they shall be free.” This line reminds me of another poem. Dulce Et Decorum Est, which roughly translates to “it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country.” Burns's poem shows the opposite, that the deaths dealt during war outweigh victory. The author seems quite genuine which would please many of his readers, as long as they were themselves Scottish. Patriotism is always welcomed. (Prompt 14:2)