East Lothian is a fabulous part of the country that attracts visitors throughout the year on account of its stunning 40-mile coastline of glorious sandy beaches, rolling countryside and quaint towns nestled between the Lammermuir Hills and the sea.
Adam, the fourth generation of his family to farm Slighouses, and Sandy, whose farm at Redpath in the Lammermuir Hills has also passed down successive family generations, knew each other from junior rugby days.
It could not quite be proved that the setting is Ramsay's beloved Edinburgh, but there seems little doubt that this is the 'Town' of line 49, partly because the 'Marse' (or 'Merse'; from 'marsh') of line 46 was the name of the nearby region of Berwickshire lying between the Tweed and the Lammermuir Hills. And so one could continue; but the most Ramsayan feature of all is, of course, the language.
Alternatively, head to Duns in the Scottish Borders and check in to Kidcleugh Hide, a heavenly studio-style getaway that exudes luxury, nestled in the picturesque Lammermuir Hills. Here, it's all about 'hygge' with handcrafted furniture, a wood-burning stove, fur throws, cushions and mood lighting - plus no mobile signal so you really can switch off.
Their report says: "The turbines would not be intrusive in views approaching the monument from the south (via the signed route) and would not interrupt the open views to the north (across the Tweed), north-west (Lammermuir Hills), west (Eildon Hills) and south-west (Cheviots) which inform an understanding of the setting and signifi-cance of the monument.