Humpty Dumpty


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Humpty Dumpty

arbitrarily gives his own meanings to words, and tolerates no objections. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]

Humpty Dumpty

“egg” in Mother Goose who, among other things, alludes to fatness. [Children’s Lit.: Mother Goose]
See: Fatness

Humpty Dumpty

all the King’s men failed to reassemble him. [Nuns. Rhyme: Mother Goose, 40]
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