shanks' pony


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Noun1.shanks' pony - you own legs; "I traveled on shank's mare"
leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
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On behalf of those of us obliged, for one reason or another, to get about on shanks' pony, I say it's high time we reclaimed the pavements.
Certainly I'm having a bit of trouble deciding whether to shrug on the winter woolies and take to Shanks' Pony for the foot-numbing, elbow-sharpening trawl round the shops, or to opt for the tap and swipe, point and click online experience.
gt; COMMENT PAGE 20 AT LEAST CHOLERA DEATHS AT THE WHITE HART DOCK WERE NOT IN VAIN YOU always learn a lot in a day on Shanks' pony, wandering around the streets and parks of London.
The awful realisation that you're alone with your newspaper in a carriage full of drunken revellers is enough to make even the bravest of us get off at an earlier stop and take our chances with a taxi or Shanks' pony.