Tak' these birds and the beastie from the laddie, and dress them for the spit.
If ever an animal deserved such a name, this was the beastie.
Here, take the beastie, I'm going back to bed before I get full of 'em.
Said this Scotsman: 'Sandy, I am thinking if yon fly is a birdie or a beastie.'
One takes the beastie in his fingers and sucks out the meat.
Then the beastie ...