Friends ... Enemies

Our friends the enemy. When, on April 1, 1814, the allied armies entered Paris, Sir George Jackson tells us he heard a viva pass along the streets, and the shout “nos amis, nos ennemis.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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