Mr Toots

If you could see my legs when I take my boots off, you’d form some idea of what unrequited affection is.

Background. "If you could see my legs when I take my boots off, you'd form some idea of what unrequited affection is." is a quotation from Dombey and Son (Chapter 48). Dombey and Son was Charles Dickens's seventh novel, published between 1846 and 1848.     Context. Said by Mr Toots to Captain Gills. Taken from the following passage in Chapter 48 of Dombey and Son: ‘Is there anything I can do, Captain Gills?’ inquired Mr Toots. ‘If there is, make use [...]

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