I want to hear all of it, all that you had no room to tell me in your carrier-pigeon messages.
It is not by instinct, but by sight, that the carrier-pigeon guides its course.
As she read, the carrier-pigeon went on pecking at the seeds in the basket, and the doves of the mosque watched it enviously.
Like the carrier-pigeon, let it go, to return with glad tidings, or none at all.
You can't think how word flies from one harem to another—like a carrier-pigeon!
It is not Halil but a pigeon—a carrier-pigeon bringing a letter.
She is so frightened that she becomes ill, but manages to send word to her father by means of a carrier-pigeon.
He's not a carrier-pigeon, though he brings Important messages beneath his wings.
Like an exiled cat or a carrier-pigeon, he was making a straight line for home, but did not know it.
carrier-pigeon, a swindler, one who formerly used to cheat lottery-office keepers.