"Look. Boss. I'm not sure I'm going to get another chance to say this. Or...Hell. You know what I mean. So. Whatever happens. It was good being your raven. Really. I mean... It was good being your friend."
— Matthew, The Sandman, "The Kindly Ones"
Horatio Hornblower: Archie... I'm honoured to have served with you.
Archie Kennedy: And I to have known you. See? Better already. (dies)
Horatio Hornblower: My dear friend.
— Horatio Hornblower, "Retribution"