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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pigeon Pair.
 
A boy and girl, twins. It was once supposed that pigeons always sit on two eggs which produce a male and a female, and these twin birds live together in love the rest of their lives.   1
 


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