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Their especial interest in the public-house would seem to imply some latent rakishness in the canine character; for little was eaten there, and they, having no taste for beer or tobacco (Mrs Hubbard's dog is said to have smoked, but proof is wanting), could only have been attracted by sympathy with loose convivial habits.
It doesn't have the instant rakishness of a Jaguar XF, the purebred dynamics of a BMW 5 Series or the old-school elegance of a Mercedes E-Class.
It doesn't have the instant rakishness of a Jaguar XF, the pure-bred dynamics of a BMW 5 Series or the old-school elegance of a Mercedes E-Class.