Wohler had made the acquaintance of Liebig, his junior by three years, in 1825, and the two men remained close friends and allies for the rest of their lives.
Still more striking is the fact that the friars threw themselves energetically into the cause of political reform, and that several of their leading brothers were the close friends and counsellors of Simon de Montfort.
He had many acquaintances but few close friends.
Both couples married and have remained close friends over the last 25 years each becoming godparents to the others ' children.
The pop hunk told close friends that he feels no joy when his teen fans have heartache.