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“Non amo te, Sabidi, nec possum dicere quare:
Hoc tantum possum dicere, non amo te.”

– I do not love you, Sabidius, and I can’t say why. This only I can say, I do not love you. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, 1941.

Blue

At both Oxford and Cambridge, anyone who represented the University at sport was commonly referred to - but quite incorrectly - as a “Blue.”

The Adventure of the Three Students. The Annotated Sherlock Holmes by William S. Baring-Gould, 1972.