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One powerful metaphor!

From "Unwanted at Any Speed", a review of Richard Porter’s Crap Cars in The New York Times Book Review:

The DeLorean DMC-12 of 1981-83, he writes, had an engine “so weak it would struggle to pull a hobo off your sister.” Not since Raymond Chandler have I met a metaphor so much more powerful than would do.

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