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 Sauce to the Goose is Sauce to the Gander.Saucer Oath. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Saucer Eyes.
 
Big, round, glaring eyes.   1
       
“Yet when a child (bless me!) I thought
That thou a pair of horns had’st got,
       
With eyes like saucers staring.”
       
Peter Pindar: Ode to the Devil.
 


 Sauce to the Goose is Sauce to the Gander.Saucer Oath. 

 
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