little boy blue

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“Little Boy Blue” definition


A nursery rhyme:

Little Boy Blue, come blow your horn,
The sheep's in the meadow, the cow's in the corn;
But where is the boy who looks after the sheep?
He's under the haystack fast asleep.
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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