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 Friendly Suit (A).Friendships Broken (Eng. Hist.): 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Friendship (Examples of):
Achilles and Patroclos, Greeks.
Amys and Amylion (q.v.), Feudal History.
Baccio (Fra Bartholomew) and Mariotto, artists.
Basil and Gregory.
Burke and Dr. Johnson.
Christ and the “Beloved disciple,” New Testament.
Damon and Pythas, Syracusans.
David and Jonathan, Old Testament.
Diomds and Sthenlos, Greeks.
Epaminondas and Pelopdas, Greeks.
Goethe and Schiller. (See Carlyle: Schiller, p. 108.)
Hadrian and Antinus.
Harmodos and Aristogton, Greeks.
Hercules [Herakls] and Iolos, Greeks.
Idomneus (4 syl.) and Meron, Greeks.
Maurice (F. D.), and C. Kingsley.
Montaigne and Etienne de la Boëtie, French.
Nisus and Eurylus, Trojans.
Pylds and Orests, Greeks.
Sacharissa and Amret, Syracusans.
Septimos and Alcander, Greeks.
Theseus (2 syl.) and Pyrithos, Greeks.
William of Orange and Bentinck. (See Macaulay: History, i. p. 411.)

 Friendly Suit (A).Friendships Broken (Eng. Hist.): 


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