1 Franz is not expected to return home for a year to come, I am told; in that time many favorable and unforeseen chances may befriend us.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 51. Pyramus and Thisbe.
2 At first the young man appeared about to befriend me.
3 , which is very strong in Whitby, have tried to befriend the animal.
4 There, luck befriended him; two ships were about to sail for France, and were providentially in want of precisely that number of men which the sailor headed.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.
5 As he who had so befriended him was thus passing out of his life, it suddenly occurred to the youth that he had not once seen his face.
6 Tom's basket was weighed and approved; and he looked, with an anxious glance, for the success of the woman he had befriended.
7 I don't want to make you feel bad; you've befriended me.
8 In the same manner he befriended two other countries through which they passed on their way.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm GrimmContext Highlight In THE WATER OF LIFE
9 But no such recollection befriended her.
10 It would be particularly pleasant to him to dishonor my name and ridicule me, just because I have exerted myself on his behalf, befriended him, and helped him.