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Ruffian makes a similar version and although it's no steal it's still only a third of the cost.
It reminds me of pogo dancing and getting slammed into by ruffian teenage boys on the dance floor.
The ruffian was cut to pieces upon the spot, but first killed another of the courtiers.
My first impulse was to throttle the old ruffian and make for the open air.
But their stock in trade has other ruffian advantages.
He has also been characterized as a whiskey runner, card player and ruffian.
The voice came from an unshaven ruffian holding court at two tables dragged together at the back of the canteen.

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