you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours


see scratch one's back.

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Words nearby you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours

yours, yourself, yours truly, yous, you said it, you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours, youse, Youskevitch, youth, youth-and-old-age, youth club
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