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Thou art no Romeo

Famed swan couple is all-female

The not-so-aptly named Romeo and Juliet reside in the Public Garden in spring and summer.
By Donovan Slack
Globe Staff / August 12, 2005

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Boston's beloved pair of swans -- feted by city leaders, residents, and tourists alike as one of the Hub's most celebrated summer attractions -- are a same-sex couple. Yes, scientific tests have shown that the pair, named Romeo and Juliet, are really Juliet and Juliet. (Full article: 936 words)

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