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Dustman has arrived (The)

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or “The sandman is about.” It is bedtime, for the children rub their eyes, as if dust or sand was in them.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Durbar (Indian word)
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Dus
Dusiens
Dust
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Dusty
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