postilion

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postilion

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a person who rides the near horse of the leaders in order to guide a team of horses drawing a coach
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Whether it was the couple in a romantic clinch by the filing cabinet, the office junior who told the chief executive how the company should be run or the postboy who took a photocopy of his bottom, often there is enough gossip to keep us giggling well into the New Year.
It's mainly me really they tease, about the postboy.
There was no street name as towns were then much smaller and the local postboy would be expected to know where solicitor Mr Jones worked.
I had a few problems when I was making my way in the music industry, particularly when I was a postboy," he says.