Burns night falls on Sunday 25 January It’s a night to celebrate Robert Burns and all things Scottish. As a child I had to learn a Burns poem at school for Burns night and things haven’t changed as Cooper came home with a few Scottish songs to learn.
The best Burns night printables - Poems, songs and recipes
Steinbeck took the title of his book Of Mice and Men from a line in this poem by Robert Burns "To a Mouse", which read: "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men / Gang aft agley." (The best laid schemes of mice and men / Often go awry.