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Auld Lang Syne

Jonathan Taylor counts down to midnight on New Year's Eve to the tune of Auld Lang Syne.

Auld Lang Syne LYRICS:

Should auld acquaintance be forgot,
And never brought to mind?
Should auld acquaintance be forgot,
And days of auld lang syne?

For auld lang syne, my dear
For auld lang syne,
We'll tak a cup o' kindness yet
For auld lang syne!

Should auld acquaintance be forgot,
And never brought to mind?
Should auld acquaintance be forgot,
And days of auld lang syne?

Note that this song is based on the 1788 Scots poem by Robert Burns, and is not standard English.

auld = old
forgot = forgotten
lang syne = the distant past, long ago
tak = take
o' = of

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Contributor: Jonathan Taylor