Lothians


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Lothians

(ˈləʊðɪənz)
pl n
(Placename) the Lothians three historic counties of SE central Scotland (now council areas): East Lothian, West Lothian, and Midlothian (including Edinburgh)
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Now if we could have the use of a boat to pass under cloud of night into Lothian, and some secret, decent kind of a man to bring that boat back again and keep his counsel, there would be two souls saved -- mine to all likelihood -- his to a dead surety.
I was abashed how to find expression for my thanks; but she was no less abashed at the thought of hearing them; begged us to lose no time and to hold our peace, saying (very properly) that the heart of our matter was in haste and silence; and so, what with one thing and another, she had set us on the Lothian shore not far from Carriden, had shaken hands with us, and was out again at sea and rowing for Limekilns, before there was one word said either of her service or our gratitude.
KING ARTHUR..............................................EMPEROR LUCIUS KING LOT OF LOTHIAN.........................................KING LOGRIS KING OF NORTHGALIS.................KING MERPHALT OF IRELAND KING MARSIL..............................................KING MORGANORE KING OF LITTLE BRITAIN................KING MARK OF CORNWALL KING LABOR........................................KING NENTRES OF GARLOT KING PELLAM OF LISTENGESE.........KING MELIODAS OF LIONES KING BAGDEAGUS.....................................KING OF THE LAKE KING TOLLEME LA FEINTES...........THE SOWDAN OF SYRIA
For the customary attentions of your Marquis of Montcalm--I warrant me, Duncan, that he of Lothian would buy a dozen such marquisates--but if the news of the letter were bad, the gentility of this French monsieur would certainly compel him to let us know it."
Neil Findlay, Labour MSP for the Lothians, said: "These figures are truly extraordinary.
A 17th century villa, a stately mansion and a 913-acre country park are among the new Lothians additions to an Outlander locations map.
But these workers deserve public support across the Lothians. If the top, obscenely paid, directors went on strike nobody would notice.
A Lothians police spokesman said yesterday: "We have started inquiries into allegations about a councillor's expenses claims.
Keiza Dugdale, Labour MSP for Edinburgh and the Lothians criticised the decision to draft in an English expert to "fix the mess".
Edinburgh Solicitors'Property Centre's latest house price report shows sales throughout the Lothians and Fife have also continued to rise sharply with the total number of residential sales leaping by 59 per cent year on year.