John's weight is 3/5 of Peter's weight. If John were to gain 8 pounds, he'd weigh 2/3 of Peter's weight. What's Peter's weight in pounds?

John's weight is 3/5 of Peter's weight. If John were to gain 8 pounds, he'd weigh 2/3 of Peter's weight. What's Peter's weight in pounds?

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