Share the blues
From the Editors at Merriam-Webster
10 Words Conjuring Hell and the Devil
Going beyond the fire and brimstone
the blind leading the blind
the blood drained from someone's face
the body politic
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“The blues.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20blues. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.
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