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Phlegmatic, - Pigeon-livered,
Pickers, thieves: “so I do still, by these p. and stealers,” Hml. III, 2, 348 (i. e. my hands. "The phrase is taken from our church catechism, where the catechumen, in his duty to his neighbour, is taught to keep his hands from picking and stealing." Whalley).