McIntire Minute Book
Next Metting … Joseph said he Never wanted to hear a man snore Louder than he could shout in battle—he Did Not want a man say O Joseph how I Love you &c. & when the time of Danger come forsake him. 
—23 February 1841
 This report of the Prophet's remarks at the Nauvoo Lyceum is here published for the first time.
 Obviously still smarting from betrayals by some of his brethren while in Kirtland, Ohio and Far West, Missouri, the Prophet also expressed this idea in his 2 July 1839 discourse: "Whatever you do, do not betray your Friend."