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 He’ro and Lean’der.Heroes scratched off Church-doors. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hero Children.
 
Children of whom legend relates, that being deserted by their parents, they were suckled by wild beasts, brought up by herdsmen, and became national heroes.   1
 


 He’ro and Lean’der.Heroes scratched off Church-doors. 

 
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