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One ought still to honour the enemy in one's friend. Canst thou go nigh unto thy friend, and not go over to him?
But a friend that is wholly acquainted with a man's estate, will beware, by furthering any present business, how he dasheth upon other inconvenience.
You mean that the return of a deposit of gold which is to the injury of the receiver, if the two parties are friends, is not the repayment of a debt,--that is what you would imagine him to say?
I have ruined myself, my friend, ruined myself for the restoration of this young prince who has just passed, cantering on his isabelle colored horse."
The words of Anselmo struck Lothario with astonishment, unable as he was to conjecture the purport of such a lengthy preamble; and though be strove to imagine what desire it could be that so troubled his friend, his conjectures were all far from the truth, and to relieve the anxiety which this perplexity was causing him, he told him he was doing a flagrant injustice to their great friendship in seeking circuitous methods of confiding to him his most hidden thoughts, for be well knew he might reckon upon his counsel in diverting them, or his help in carrying them into effect.
I made them, but you know, my dear friend, Madame du Vallon "
I cannot deny it, O friend, that the vast shadow of the Phenomenal includes thee also in its pied and painted immensity,-- thee also, compared with whom all else is shadow.
Chadband in saying "My friends!" has rested his eye on Mr.
'Will you refer me to a friend, to arrange the time and place of meeting?' said the officer.
'I'll tell you,' returned his friend. 'It's very plain that the old man and I will remain at daggers drawn to the end of our lives, and that I have nothing to expect from him.
"All th' officers say we've got th' rebs in a pretty tight box," said the friend, clearing his throat in a commonplace way.
Morland, relying on the discretion of the friends to whom they had already entrusted their daughter, felt no doubt of the propriety of an acquaintance which had been formed under their eye, and sent therefore by return of post their ready consent to her visit in Gloucestershire.