The Senate will have to expedite its usual clock to do that, and that requires...dum da-dum...unanimous consent.
Poor Mr. Tucker will think things are in a terrible way with dum.
During the present life he was hoping for it, "dum Spiro, Spero."
Sacramento, dum praedictus versus Tantum ergo dicitur, ab omnibus omnino persistendum erit in inclinatione usque ad cernui.
They be dum good blokes, to give their money to a squatter, ain't they?
Dee put her head on her breast and gave forth stertorous snores while dum gaily waltzed around dragging the sleeping twin.
"Cap'n Van Dyck's all right, only he's too dum hardheaded," he confided.
Scarin' a pa'tridge to death with a dum dog, and then turnin' a handful o' shot loose on the critter, an' call it huntin'!
"Oh, dum, you are making it hard for me," said poor Mr. Tucker.
dum and Dee are the same old Tweedles, the very most charming and agreeable persons in the world.