Banks Family Tree
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Mistletoe & Michaelmas
A "Beautiful Stepper" is:
A good horse with a fine and easy gait
An attractive young lady?
A distinguished entertainer
"Beneath my touch" refers to:
The inability to grab something
Someone or something not being good enough
Someone who has deceased
Which is not another word for a woman of ill repute?
A bit of muslin
Which word is not like the others:
If you "swallow a spider" you:
Have no funds
Become ill or look faint
Are in desperate need of a hospital post haste
When one would "hunt the squirrel" they would:
Go on a hunt with men of a higher status
Visit the watercloset
Pass a carriage so close as to touch the wheels together
A person who becomes known as an "ape leader" is also known as:
A drunken fool
An old maid
One who boxes well
What are "Barnacles"
To be "cucumberish" is to:
Be taxing oneself too much
Have no money
Which does not mean to be intoxicated:
Too ripe and ready
To be on the high ropes
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