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Sirach 37:5
Some companions work alongside a friend for their stomach’s sake, but in the heat of battle, they will shield themselves.
There is a companion who condoleth with his friend for his belly's sake, and he will take up a shield against enemy.
A real friend will help you against your enemies and protect you in the fight.
A good friend will fight with you against the foe, and against your enemies he will hold up your shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomachs’ sake, yet in battle they will carry his shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomachs’ sake, yet in battle they will carry his shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomachs’ sake, yet in battle they will carry his shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomachs’ sake, yet in battle they will carry his shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomach’s sake, and in the face of battle take up the shield.
Some companions help a friend for their stomach’s sake, and in the face of battle take up the shield.
A fellow of (the) table shall have sorrow with a friend, for cause [or because] of the womb (or the belly); and he shall take (up a) shield against an enemy.
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