We had to sweep it up into a dustpan and then wash the floor down.
Morgan sweeps the last piece of china into the dustpan and heads towards the kitchen.
Now, with the dustpan and brush in her hands and a furious, cold-eyed expression on her face, my mother explained that she was about to punish me again.
We called in at a discount store on the way home but we weren't really in the mood for shopping and nothing there appealed to us except a dustpan and brush for sweeping up all those cat hairs.
‘It isn't funny,’ I hissed, then walked into the broom cupboard to find a dustpan and brush.
I grabbed my dustpan and broom, swept him in, and deposited him in the trash.
Then he got a dustpan and brush, and swept the whole mess up.
Nothing kills the festive spirit as much as someone whisking under your feet with a dustpan and brush, folding up wrapping paper and tutting about all the pine needles.
I gave up counting the number of times I got up in the morning with dustpan and brush to sweep the broken glass from the passenger seat.
He grimaced as he noted the shattered glass by the mantelpiece, and moved to the kitchen to find a dustpan and brush.