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 We.We Left Our Country for Our Country’s Good. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
We Three.
Did you never see the picture ofWe Three”? asks Sir Andrew Aguecheek—not meaning himself, Sir Toby Belch, and the clown, but referring to a public-house sign of Two Loggerheads, with the inscription, “We three loggerheads be,” the third being the spectator.   1

 We.We Left Our Country for Our Country’s Good. 

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