These may be detected by their extraordinary fear of being taken for blues.
Government of blacks by whites is a commonplace; of blacks by blues, a stroke of genius.
There are certain dishes, I confess, which give me the blues.
Pretty women in light pinks and blues sat in every corner of the staircase.
I have had another fit of the blues over this wretched transfer.
But he could not doubt her love and goodness, so he whistled away his blues.
Staying in this dull place was enough to give anyone the blues.
You would give the blues to the funny man of a blooming circus.
Well, I haven't the blues, and I am not in need of medicine.
He was of the Reds, her father, and his own father of the Blues.