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 Doorm.Dorado (El). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Do’ra.
 
The first wife of David Copperfield; she was a child-wife, but no help-meet. She could do nothing of practical use, but looked on her husband with idolatrous love. Tennyson has a poem entitled Dora.   1
 


 Doorm.Dorado (El). 

 
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