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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER HEAD

He tells us that he is over head and ears in love with your daughter.

Heiresses in scores have been over head and ears in love with me.

He is said to be over head and ears in debt and almost bankrupt.

Over head the deep blue sky, and beyond, the deep blue Ionian sea.

To be over head and ears in debt, is the best security; "debt is the safest helmet."

For you must know, madame, that he is over head and ears in love with you.

Still, up and down, over head, his heavy footfall went to and fro.

"Unless she were over head and heels in love with him," he chuckled.

When she was gone, he said, "Gentlemen, my son is over head and ears in love; that is all."

Over head and ears, over head and ears; and now I want to know what I am to say to her?