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scrump ( skrʌmp) vb dialect to steal (apples) from an orchard or garden
[dialect variant of scrimp]
scrump, scrumple - Scrump is something withered or shriveled or dried up, and a scrumple is a wrinkle or crease.
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I fished, climbed trees,
apples, collected birds eggs, got into trouble and generally lived the life of a boy when kids or parents didn't worry.
He said: "I hope that any chain of Oor Wullie cafes or restaurants will feature hand-guddled salmon and
My pear tree has been
to within an inch of its life.
"Mum baked cakes and kept us alive, but I got a Saturday job in a bakery and
as many doughnuts as I could.
And he did it all on a meagre budget of seven francs a day, surviving mostly on milk, water and fruit either bought from roadside sellers or
from roadside orchards.
apples and pears in Llandough where we once trawled the famous Blue Pond looking for the fabulous king newt that ruled there, rumoured to be the size of a saltwater crocodile though no-one ever saw it, let alone caught it.
I like to chug in a splosh of rum or brandy for good measure and a few
Far mers would find boxes of Granny Smiths left in their stables to replace those
from orchards by school boys with dirty knees.