Is a verbal agreement/promise legally binding?

Question Details: A friend at the time gave me 2 acres of land and promised he would sign them over in my name and there would be no strings attached. He said so no one would ever be able to make us move and that my kids and I would always have a place to live. He kept telling me this. I bought a mobile home and had to placed on the land he signed off to give me permission to put it there. No lease agreement. We ended up dating and he moved in. He left and now he has given me less that 60 days to have it moved. I am a single parent and as of this moment am unable to do so. And have no where to put it. Since he gave me the land can I take him to court. And would his verbal agreement stand?

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