(as) black as the minister's coat

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(as) black as the minister's coat

dated Completely black; totally without light or color. The basement gives me the creeps, it's as black as the minister's coat down there! Is this meatloaf supposed to be black as the minister's coat? How long did you cook it for? My hands were black as the minister's coat after working on that filthy engine all day.
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