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chained_bear commented on the word dunnyman
He uses "dunny man" later in the book.
April 16, 2009
bilby commented on the word dunnyman
Plausible, but I sense Carey is simply using dunnyman rather than dunny man because it has a swifter flow.
"... leaving sharp fragments of ceramic to find their way into the hooves of the dunnyman's horses."
—Peter Carey, Illywhacker, 150
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