Fair Weather Friend – A friend who supports others only when it is easy and convenient to do so: “I thought Gene would always stick by me, but when I got into trouble, he turned out to be a fair-weather friend.” *
hmmm…I never knew I would have to look this up but I just wanted to be sure if I heard correct. Huh?
* Source: The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. Edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph F. Kett, and James Trefil. Copyright Â© 2002 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company