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Thread #101842   Message #2058076
Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
21-May-07 - 08:45 PM
Thread Name: Lyr ADD: Freedom on the Wallaby (Henry Lawson)
Subject: RE: Freedom on the Wallaby -- Meaning
humpin' (or humping) = carrying

bluey = worldly goods rolled up in a blanket

bluey is also a swag

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