Millar's second edition of The life and death of the famous Pyper of Kilbarchan, or, The epitaph of Habby Simpson : quha on his drone bore bony flags, he maid his cheiks as reid as crimson, and bobbit quhan he blew his bags
"The following epitaph ... was written by Robert Sempill of Beltrees, about the year 1600"--P. ; "The elegy is supposed to date from about 1640 ..." Cf. Dict. nat. biog. at R. Sempill (1595?-1665?).
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