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  • "A race of men who are unlike the natives by virtue of their fine oval faces, large eyes and high noses, denoting the best blood of abyssinia."

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  • slang: "I'll be seeing you." See http://www.paperdragon.com/1939/slang.html. Also, it's in "Just Like Little Dogs" by Dylan Thomas:
    "We all shook hands.
    'See you again,' said Walter.
    'I'm always hanging about,' said Tom.
    'Abyssinia!'" (p 60 of Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog)

    December 6, 2008