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    "behind all the rubbish"

    I don't understand the meaning of "behind all the rubbish".
    It is used in this sentence."But behind all the rubbish I could see that Sir Harry was a nice man"
    Please tell me the meaning of this phrase.

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    Re: "behind all the rubbish"

    The nature of the 'rubbish' would depend on context. It might be an intentional smokescreen or just a kind of behaviour that gives an inaccurate impression. But the point is that he was really a 'nice man', although something gave another impression.

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    Re: "behind all the rubbish"

    Thank you very much.I think this phrase difficult to understand.

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