In a story that will be seized on by lovers of television detective shows, Mr Duram’s parents are seeking to persuade police to make use of a video of their son’s pet parrot in which the rough-mouth African grey says: “Don’t f***king shoot”.
Mr Duram, 45, was shot and killed in his home in Ensley Township in what police first thought was a double-murder.
The term pair bond originated in 1940 in reference to mated pairs of birds; referring to a monogamous or relatively monogamous relationship.
“In my mind, it’s something that he’s heard, definitely heard before.
And if it’s fresh in his mind, he might even say it more now,” she said.
but can also develop among groups, such as sporting teams and whenever people spend time together.
Bonding is a mutual, interactive process, and is different from simple liking.