Alex Massie

A Nation Dares to Dream

A Nation Dares to Dream
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'Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled,

Scots, wham Bruce has aften led,

Welcome tae your gory bed,

Or tae Victorie!

'Now's the day, and now's the hour:

See the front o' battle lour...


Scotland vs Italy, Hampden Park, 1200 (EST), 17/11/07.

Game on.

UPDATE for DC readers: The Lucky Bar on Connecticut Avenue and N St NW is showing the game.

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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