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 Friend in Need (A).Friends … Enemies. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Friend of Man.
 
Marquis de Mirabeau. So called from one of his works, L’Ami des Hommes (5 vols.). This was the father of the great Mirabeau, called by Barnave “the Shakespeare of eloquence.” (1715–1789.)   1
 


 Friend in Need (A).Friends … Enemies. 

 
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