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Eye dialectspelling of tubes.
- noun slang The
innerworkings of one's body
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Uster be a lighterman but it done no good to me chubes.
Henry Jobbins was wheezing away at the stage-door saying his chubes were chronic and believe it or not I did a sort of your-need-is-greater-than-mine thing, which I could, of course, perfectly well afford.
Dahn the Passage in our place, it’s too damp for me chubes, see?