A blog that backs a bi-monthly magazine covering all the islands of Scotland
Sunday, 10 July 2011
Men of Letters
When Samuel Johnson and James Boswell visited the Isle of Muck on their famous tour of the Western Isles, this scene would have been evident, but without the yurt. The owner of the island did not like the name and tried to convince them that it was actually the Isle of Monk. His change of two letters did not convince these two men of letters. Consider what Muck offers today.