His future is her past, and their love is lost somewhere in between. Lucy Buchanan has been jilted. When her groom arrives at the altar and announces the wedding is canceled, she flees into the woods. (It was either that or the Hudson River.) Hearing well-meaning but unhelpful bridesmaids approaching, she ducks into a stone chamber and emerges on the other side, where she’s about to be trampled by…
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Famous Ayr violin which was once owned by Robert Burns’ dance teacher is set to go down in history by becoming a national treasure
Ayr has added another string to its bow after it was revealed that one of the town’s most prized possessions – a violin owned by Robert Burns’ dance teacher – is included on a list of fascinating objects being celebrated for their role in shaping Scotland’s history.