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Everyone has someone they consider a best friend. That best friend is like no one else. You can tell them all your secrets without fear of them getting out. They're the person you can act like a nerd with, and know they're going to be just as nerdy, like two peas in a pod. I've known my best friend since I was in the third grade when she moved and came to my school. Today, we're still going to school together, and are better friends than ever. We're like good wine, we get better with age. We have so much in common it's sometimes scary. We think the same boys are cute. We both drive Jeeps. Abercrombie is by far our favorite store. Shopping comes before school, and boys come
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The definition of a best friend can have significantly different meanings to people who have them. Some define a best friend as a person who you can act silly with, who loves you for who you are, and will be loyal to you. Also, a best friend is described as someone you want to spend all your time around, and never get tired of them. These qualities can be found in people through different types of cultures, races, and countries. However, they can also be found in animals, and most commonly in the dog. The phrase “a man’s best friend,” did not cling to the dog for any reason, it’s because dog’s share the same qualities as a human best friend. The dog can compare to a best friend because they
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Man’s Best Friend
Who do you consider your best friend? Is it the person you grew up with? Is it your husband or wife? For many it is someone that is always they’re for them when sad or lonely, or when one needs to talk, cry, or laugh. However, thousands of Americans are turning to their dogs for a favorite companion. This paper will explore the enduring phrase “Man’s Best Friend” and the loyalty, faithfulness, intelligence, and companionship shared by dogs and masters that make this statement true.
Some might ask, why would anyone consider a dog their best friend? For many dog owners the answer would be loyalty. In a story
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My Best Friend
Have you ever had someone in your life who helped you figure out who you were? Someone who showed you the right path. Someone who was there right next you even if you did not take that path. Someone who always seemed to be right, but never held it against you when you were not. Someone whom without your life would most likely be entirely different. I have. Her name was Jessica.
Jessica was more than my neighbor. She was more than my mentor. She was my best friend. Jessica lived three houses down from me when I moved into a new neighborhood. She made moving to a new neighborhood a lot easier. She was one of those people who was friends with everybody. She was
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routine and waited for his master at the station for the next 11
years until his death” (Thangham, 2007). It would be difficult to find a human friend as loyal as
There are many reasons why dogs are a great choice for man’s best friend. Dogs provide
many benefits to mankind. For example, they have been trained to provide valuable services to
the blind, and they have proven to be equally valuable to law enforcement officers to locate
illegal drugs, track criminals, and find lost hikers and buried earthquake survivors. In addition,
they have proven to be loyal friends and companions. George Graham Vest (1830-1944) once
The one absolutely unselfish friend that man can have in
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My best friends name is Brittney Lewis. We have been friends since the ninth grade. We have a few things in common, but we're mostly best friends because opposites attract. Brittney and I met in a Physical Science class we had together. At first we didn't talk very much if at all, but after a while we grew on each other and stated hanging out together. Since then we have remained friends and since shared many things together like good laughs, jobs, and even some times that weren't so good for both of us. Mostly, I'm just happy to be able to have such a great friend like her.
Like I said before, Brittney and I met in a Physical Science class that we had. That class
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My Best Friend
It was raining the day Mark Turner died. On a dark, rainy summer night, he foolishly got in the passenger side of a 1998 midnight blue Eclipse. His 19 year old cousin Sam, was the driver, and Sam had a little too much to drink that night. At about three in the morning, they were leaving a party that one of Sam's friends threw. They were rushing home, because they already had missed curfew by two hours. Not aware of his surroundings, Sam carelessly got on the wrong side of the road. A speeding pickup was heading right their way. By the time they saw the truck, it was too late. Sam swerved his car to the right. Although they missed hitting the truck by a few inches
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Alert Dogs. National Institute for Diabetic Alert Dogs. Web. 03 Oct. 2011. .
"Dogs to the Aid of Diabetes Sufferers – Man’s Best Friend Is at It Again!" K9 Magazine | Lifestyle Magazine for Modern Dog Lovers. Total Pet Publishing, 18 Feb. 2008. Web. 03 Oct. 2011. .
Dowshen, Steven. "Keeping Track of Your Blood Sugar." KidsHealth - the Web's Most Visited Site about Children's Health. The Nemours Foundation, Oct. 2010. Web. 03 Oct. 2011. .
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Man’s Best Friend
One of the most hotly debated topics between pet owners has been the differences between cats and dogs. This is because each of these pets offers its own unique qualities that millions of people love. As someone who has owned both cats and dogs for many years, I appreciate many of the different qualities of these two animals. Both exhibit their own unique qualities that people need to take into account when choosing between them; however, I believe dogs are the better pet because they are more sociable, smarter, and more loyal to their owners.
The first reason dogs are more superior than cats is because the dog is a more sociable animal. A dog’s natural tendency is to be a
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Hamlet’s Best Friend, Horatio
The Shakespearean drama Hamlet shows much deception and crime. Few friendships in the play survive till the end. But Hamlet and Horatio, best of friends, are not even separated by the hero’s death. This essay will elaborate on this relationship.
A.C. Bradley in Shakespearean Tragedy notes a problem involving Horatio in Shakespeare’s Hamlet:
When Horatio, at the end of the soliloquy, enters and greets Hamlet, it is evident that he and Hamlet have not recently met at Elsinore. Yet Horatio came to Elsinore for the funeral (I.ii. 176). Now even if the funeral took place some three weeks ago, it seems rather strange that Hamlet
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She doesn’t know this, but she changed my life. She was there for me when it seemed like no one else was. When most of my friends were dissolving around me and I just didn’t feel like I could do anything right, she was there, and she made everything seem okay. It didn’t matter that I was inevitably going to graduate with a GPA a tenth of a point lower than I wanted, or that my director told me that he was disappointed in me because I just didn’t seem focused lately, or that my other friends just weren’t talking to me anymore. It didn’t matter because she was there and she made me feel safe. She’s my best friend, and I love her and admire her for so many different reasons.
It seems that, no
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Are we even related? Are we really sisters? You would think coming from the same parents and living together that we'd be clones of each other. But that's not the case here. My sister, Kelsey and I, are different in many ways but at the same time similar. It's weird to think our blood is the same but we are so different. As weird as it is, she's not only my sister, she's my best friend. Life wouldn't be the same without her in any way. She's my other half and she protects me. I love her and I'm truly thankful God chose her to be my sister.
Kelsey is my hero, I look up to her. She is very tall, tan and has huge curly hair. Her hair is dark black and very thick. Kelsey is in college
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common interest to exchange ideas, questions, answers, experience and comments. With the all the communicating tools offered by the Internet I feel like I am home away from home. Sophisticated tools like E-mail, chats, web cam, picture sharing, video conferencing, and group discussions are the most convenient, cheaper, hassle free, environmental friendly, and most reliable way to assure well beings of the people you care about. Technology has improved my life and it is impossible for me to live without Internet. It has made me more organized, technology savvy and efficient in communication. I firmly believe that the Internet is best friend a human can have.
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BAM! Dogs, now a man's best friend. The most common pet, thanks to wolves. Now let's go
way back in time before dogs existed. Now, wolves gradually evolved into dogs. A wolf and a dog
are the same species. They also have the same DNA. Hunting dogs are more related to wolves.
Some people long ago tried to breed dogs by changing their features. For example, a doberman
pinscher got most of its tail cut off. Now they have such small tails! A corgi has a natural tail. A great
dane has surgically cut ears so that they are standing up. A scottish terrier looks like it has a beard but
its just that the hair on its neck got shaved off.
After the common breeds got created, the owners gave
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only helped but also harmed society in many ways, causing a love and hate relationship with this popularly demanded device. Throughout time, iPhones will continue to expand with boundless technological advances, feeding our crave for new software to assist one and keep one busy. Communities will also continue to become less
self sufficient, less patient, and less sociable with the growth of the phone but yet remain eased with the simplicity. Society’s best friend, the iPhone will continue to be loved by many.
“Apple Reinvents the Phone with iPhone.” Apple Press Info, Web. 11 March 2014.
Archer M.D, Dale “Smartphone
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My Best Friend in the Entire World
Everyone needs a best friend in her lifetime. She needs somebody that she can trust and go to with her problems. A best friend should be there for you all the time, no matter what the situation may be. In my case, I have known my best friend for my entire life. My best friend happens to be my younger sister, Brittany. She is only thirteen months younger than I am, so we are very close. Having Brittany as my best friend has made me into the person I am today. She has taught me how to trust people, how to resolve my problems, and how to open up and express my feelings.
I have always had a hard time learning how to trust people. The one
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Losing someone who cannot be replaced by anyone else is harder than losing millions of dollars. I have been deeply affected by my experiences learning to overcome all of the emotional disturbances, finding that there are things that cannot be forgotten, and gaining knowledge about the uniqueness of the friendship. When my best friend Ilija told me that he and I were going to go to Chicago on a dinner date. I didn’t know how much my life would have changed completely till I realized I was almost going to lose him.
We friends but not just your average friend you see here and there, we were best friends. There wasn’t a single thing we didn’t do together, whether it was playing soccer
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Is a Dog Truly "Man's Best Friend" There is a famous saying in American culture that says, "A man's best friend is his dog." Dogs are highly respected in this culture. They are a big part of the American way of life, because they are considered members of the family. Not only are dogs known to be a popular family pet, they are used to help police and investigators in finding evidence, they help people with disabilities like the blind, and they are used as a tool to defend one's property. Only in American can one find a specialty store that caters to the needs and desires of dogs, and as for dog breeders, their goal in life for their dog is to attend and hopefully win an award at the
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Study Drugs: A Student's New Best Friend?
Many people who want to lose weight wish there was a “magic pill” that would eliminate the process of dieting and exercising. Those looking for fun, have the “love pill” commonly known as ecstasy. In an age where everything comes to us so easily, where feelings don’t have to be felt but chemically induced instead, one might address a common problem college students face hoping to find a simple solution.
Stuck in the library with a term paper due the next morning and thoughts of your empty bed just waiting for you is not a far fetched scenario for most college students. A cup of coffee can only do so much and with grades falling as fast as
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For nearly 32,000 man has had a best friend in the canine. Dogs, once wild animals that would kill anything that moves, are now a common place in house holds around the world. Nowadays dogs are taken for granted, and after living with a companion for over 30,000 years its not surprising to take that companion for granted. But when did man get his best friend, and why? Was it simply that some guy at some point in time needed a heavy object dragged, and didn't want to do it himself? Perhaps some one wanted a companion. Only one thing can be said for sure, these furry guys are among the most beloved animals in the world, and are welcome in many, many homes.
Archaeological and genetic
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Barbie: Feminism's Best Friend or Worst Enemy
Ask any five year old American girl who Barbie is and she will most likely run into her bedroom and grab Barbie off the shelf. She will frill up her mini skirt and try to make her walk in her tiny plastic heels. Excitedly, she will hold her up for you to admire.
A tiny miniature woman will stand in front of you, only about six inches tall. Her long blonde hair accents her sparkling blue eyes and huge white smile. Her long plastic legs bend only slightly and her pointy breasts perk out of her hot pink tank top. She doesn’t look like anything a five year old would play with, but Barbie is obviously her favorite. How does a five
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I remember one of my BFFEL (best friends for eternal life), I think she was the closest to me because we had so much in common. We were both from countries that weren’t the U.S., we had both left our regular lives far away, and we had both been crazy enough to be each other’s best friend. Even though she was from Canada and me from Argentina, and we only had one year together, you could swear that we were friends from a really long time. KayLe was the coolest person to be my friend, not only because she came from a cold place, but because she was always there for me, the whole school year we had together we had fights or I would fight with our friend and she would always be in the middle
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Picture this, a small boy who gets bullied at school. This boy comes home and there is his best friend there waiting at the door for him. This dog is his best friend and really the only thing that accepts and loves him besides his family. This boy isn't accepted anywhere else ,but his home. This dog is his life and really the only thing that he can talk to or hang out with. This dog makes him seem like the happiest boy in the world when he is around him. This is why mans' best friend is a dog. Can't you see why dogs are such great pets? They are amazing friends.
When picking dog breeds you want to be careful. Different dogs require different amounts of exercise. You will need to
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S uppose every women strives to be the unknown beauty pageant. For the first time at the age of 12 teenagers might be thrilled to apply the lipstick, or
experimenting some foundation to cover up those blemishes, imperfect spots or unattractive flaws. Cosmetic products can be a women's best friend, however if used without correct knowledge they can be a women's worst enemy. Around our world today, the average population of women uses 12 different types of make-up products a day, containing up to 175 varieties of ingredients, according to the research of the U.S.A organization Skin Deep. Cosmetic sellers are always screaming that their product are the best, but are they really? Unaware of
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Someone who has always been there for me and whom I have very strong feelings for is my girlfriend, Brittney. She is accepting, fun, and loyal. Brittney is so important to me because not only is she my girlfriend but my best friend as well.Brittney has been accepting of my mistakes as long as I have known her. The second time Brit and I started dating I was heavily into drugs and even though she did not like what I was doing she never lost hope in me. When I was finally sent away, she stayed in contact with my family for most of the time I was gone. When I got back she had faith in my staying sober when no one else did and she helped me get back up when I slipped. Sometimes when I get angry
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friends. His only friend was a fuzzy little goblin name Eyetus.Eyetus is the god of pain and death. Runkis and Eyetus do everything together , they are practically best friends. On one of the many hot days, they decided to go swimming in the lake across the mountains. They both dived in quickly and Eyetus bumpedinto a mermaid. It turns out that the lake was a secret hiding place for mermaids. The mermaid enjoyed her time with them. She didn't want to kill them so she gave thema fair warning to get out of the lake or the other mermaids will kill them for trespassing their land. They wouldn't listen to her since they wanted to keep playing.Soon enough the elder mermaids came back. Runkis and
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because usually migrant workers don’t travel together, they travel by themselves. You and Lennie had a close relationship. Think about how Candy was drawn to the magic of your dream and how upset he was when he realized the farm wasn’t happening. “Then, it’s all off?” (Steinbeck 95). Was Crooks right when he said, “a little piece of land is as hard to find as heaven?”(Steinbeck 74). You killing Lennie was more then a death of an innocent person, but the death of the “American Dream”.
Sadly, your killing of your friend was an act of compassion for your friend, but ultimately may have been a death for yourself. The death of your best friend allowed him to be freed from the cruel world in which
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Theme 3: Effects of Human-Mediated Selection
Title: Origin of Dog Domestication: How Dogs Evolved to Become Man’s Best Friend
Background and rationale: Dogs as a man’s best friend has been a prevalent view point among modern day humans, and some even accept it as fact. However, the genetics behind what makes dogs so compatible with mankind, and the history of domestication are not well known to most. The time of divergence, and geographic origin of dog domestication has been greatly debated, though many firmly believe they are of Asian origin (research article). Many researchers have studied the effects of breeding programs on genetics (pure breed), however the
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“It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in spring, when everything else begins again. And it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings. And then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone.'; A. Bartlett Giamatti, the former commissioner of Major League Baseball.
From the lush, green grass to the smell of an old leather glove, baseball is truly an extraordinary game. Let us look beyond the enormous salaries and free agency and examine baseball for what it really is: an outstanding form of entertainment. Baseball is incredibly important to me, as not only have I learned an enormous amount from it, I have
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why they chose to take that first hit off a cigarette or place that first pinch in their lip. It is a horrible cycle of questions and lack of understanding, but the one fact that is inevitable and easy to understand is tobacco causes cancer! “It is the leading cause of death each year in the U.S and contributes to more deaths than alcohol use, car crashes, homicide, AIDS, suicide, and illegal drug use combined” (Stewart 2)!
Everybody in this world needs to do themselves an immeasurable favor; when approached with the proposition of smoking or dipping, say no because that could be the best choice they could make in their life. Saying no sometimes isn’t always a bad thing because in this
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Yeah, I guess I'm sad. I mean, of course I am. She was my best friend, and I'd be crazy not to miss her. But despite all that, although I've cried myself to sleep, I'm angry.There. I've said how I feel. Now I can leave this cold classroom with it's hard chairs and unforgiving florescent lights.But no, the psychologist said we should explain how we feel. He sat there, in casual clothes, his voice persuasive and soothing. I didn't like him though. His eyes were a little too big, a little too calm and gentle. He seemed to want to just hoard our secrets and fears, like a dragon hoarding gold, or a well-fed cat, stuffing himself on emotions and sitting back and purring once we gave him enough
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As the physical distance between people grows, entrepreneurs have begun to focus their attention on creating ways for couples in long distance relationships to stay in touch with one another. Societal function has changed drastically and nowadays many couples live part of their lives in long-distance relationships du to work constraints. Modern communication technology is constantly evolving and as distance furthers not only people, but also the intimacy in their relationships, technology must evolve to match this level of separation to preserve relationships. Relationship technology, more specifically smartphone applications help exteriorize our emotions by extending our senses, which in
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My best friend, a descriptive essay
When I first met Josh I wasn't overly impressed. I had walked into a Hooters restaurant to dine with friends, and sitting at the table that greeted me was Josh. I didn't notice his rugged good looks. I didn't pause to gaze down upon his broad shoulders, and thick chest. I hardly noticed the caramel color of his eyes, nor his nicely manicured goatee.
What I saw, was a broken tooth. A very tiny, short, yellowing, broken upper lateral tooth. Nice tooth, I remember thinking. Who could have known that tiny insignificant flaw was what made me take notice and start paying
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You Call This Dinner?Oh summer time, good ol summer time. Its true, the best days of our lives growing up happen during summer. My best friend and I, Jordan, whom I grew up with ever since I was 3, always go on a road trip the first seven days of summer, starting the second we get out of school. It is never planned where to until the day we depart for a new journey, a new memory, and a wild adventure. This summer, our road trip is much needed, seeing that he has been so wrapped up in the whole boyfriend girlfriend scene, we dont really get our, what we like to call JLo time (Jordan and Lauren time).After I got out of school I headed straight home so
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Let's face it, most of us love dogs. Getting a dog can be a good decision that leads to a rewarding loving relationship. It is also a lesson in responsibility and patience. Living with a dog can be a daydream, or a nightmare; the experience depends on the choices of the owner.When most people go grocery shopping, they take inventory of what they have, what is still needed, have a budget to stick to, and then they make a list. But when it comes to making the life changing decision of getting a dog, some people will go out shopping and let the dog choose them! Getting the right dog is just as important as planning and preparing to bring home a baby. Becoming a dog owner comes with many
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The Art of Racing in the Rain is, by far, the best book I have ever read. The story takes place in Seattle, Washington. It is told completely through a dog’s eyes. This special dog, Enzo, is adopted from a small farm in Washington when he is just a puppy. His view of life is interesting; Enzo only has gestures. He cannot communicate like humans can. Life is very humble and simple through the eyes of a dog.
Enzo’s beloved owner, Denny, is a very talented racecar driver and works at a high-end car garage. Halfway through Enzo’s life, Denny marries a woman named Eve. Denny and Eve have a child named Zoe. Just when life seems to be perfect, Enzo senses that there is something wrong with Eve
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Me, Myself, and II was on my way to the park on a Tuesday morning to play a leisurely game of baseball with a couple of good friends of mine. I do this every week.I saw my friend Kasey while I was walking to the park, when she saw me she ran to hide behind a big green palm tree. So I snuck behind a nearby white picket fence to get to the other side of the palm tree to surprise her. That's when she jumped over the white picket fence and tackled me. After lying there on the green moist grass with the sun beating down on us we decided to get going. As we walked to the park together we were talking loudly and making fun of each other. There were many people looking at Kasey and I strangely. We
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Muhammad Ali said, “Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.” Muhammad Ali makes it a point that we are able to learn from our friendships, and the people that we have around us on a daily basis. Although everyone is different, there are four main friend categories that we can divide the people around us into. These four main categories consist of best friends, close friends, acquaintances, and frenemies: all of the friend types play a different role in our everyday lives and they each can teach us different things about ourselves and others.
A best friend is someone that we could trust our
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In this paper, I will argue that Aristotle's high-minded person will not make a good friend. By identifying that a high-minded person will not befriend an inferior one, there is no dispute that Aristotle would not make a good friend.Friends are mirror images of themselves. They will reflect back what is good as well as what is not good about each other. This is why the high-minded Aristotle would not make a good friend to most people. High-minded people are the best at what they do. In philosophy, Socrates is high-minded in that no one really compares to his philosophical ability. No individuals can compare themselves to Aristotle, as he is far superior intellectually and philosophically
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raised knowing respect is a very important quality. I believe a friendship without honesty is no friendship at all. I also believe a friendship without loyalty isn’t a true friendship. To wrap this up I just want to say if you have a true friend you will know it for sure.
To conclude it all, loyalty, honesty, and respect are three great qualities to have in a friendship. I believe if any of the three are missing, there isn’t much of a friendship. I would expect my best friend to be able to hold true to all of the above qualities. Each quality I listed means a lot to me. I will always me loyal, honest, and respectful to all my friends. If you expect great qualities in a friend, you have to have the same great qualities. In conclusion, honesty, loyalty, and respect are three main qualities a friend should have.
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Have you ever had that one special friend that you knew would be there for you through thick and thin? That special friend, who can read your thoughts, finish your sentences, and make you smile when you are feeling blue. A friend is someone who is honest and you can trust. A friend is someone who you hang out with, and someone you rely on. Friendship is being there for someone when they need you. That person for me is my best friend Katrina. She is the kindest, sweetest person I have ever known. She will do anything for anyone.
I met Katrina when I was in the 5th grade and she was in the 6th grade. Making friends has never been easy for me but we seemed to hit it right off from the
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people. We should always strive to be the best friends that we can be. Also, as the saying goes, " You can’t use your friends and have them too.” We should appreciate and value all friendships that come into our lives, no matter how deep or superficial. So, I may not a have a “friend” here, but I have God. For all the reasons I wrote in the beginning, he is my friend. And I, in turn, have to be a friend to others. I must be loyal, reliable, trustworthy, and loving, because it works both ways. Now, God cannot exactly tell what’s going on in his life but I can talk to hi through prayer, and do the best I can.
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Nothing is worse than to be alone in the world, and without having any friends, alone is how you will live your life. Albert Camus once said "Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend." Friendships differ between people. Friendships span from individuals, ages, families, neighbors, and cultures. For example, a friendship a person may have with their parents would be different than the friendship they may have with a person of their own age. However, friendships come in many forms and can exist between best friends, friends, lovers, children, parents, siblings, animals and many more.According to Webster's Dictionary
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"Friend" is an extremely strong word in today's society. There are many aspects that create a friend and everybody may have a different perspective of what a friend truly is. They may define a friend as a person that's always there for you and always has your back. Someone that they can sincerely depend on. A person who you know will be there until the very end. A friend is someone your NEVER embarrassed to be around, you accept them for who they are. There is always a mutual understanding between your relationship with your companion. Always in communication and you know what's best for each other. We all have friends that showcase all of these attributes. A friend doesn't always have to
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wanted to feel a part of something. This is just one of many cases where I have seen people crowding themselves with friends due to emotional inadequacies. To allow for some diversity I'd like to take a look at people who choose to have only one friend in their life.My mother is one of those people. She regards the word "friend" as a sacred term. She has one friend, and they've been friends for forty-two years. She believes that it's about feeling safe with a person. My mother is a very secure and independent woman. She has no real voids to fill in her life; however, for her having a best friend in her life is important to her growth as a person. For my mother having a good friend is vital for
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As I sleep at night I am protected by man's best friend, my canine or better know to me, as Brie, a golden retriever. Brie is so loyal to me that we snore in a synchronized pattern. What if there were no dogs in this world? How could we survive without man's best friend? I would not know when an intruder entered my property. This intruder could be a human, a skunk, or a javelina to name a few. Brie informs me of any potential encounters. She performs her doggedly duties when necessary no matter the time of day, she is on duty. Frisbee fetching is a favorite activity of hers. If there were no dogs in this world fewer Frisbees would be sold. The Wham-O Corporation stock would dip because
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what are friends have to say, but listening is really important. Listening shows that you value their friendship. Some friends only talk about themselves and never listen to your problems; that is not a good friend. Listening to each other helps you learn about the person as it shows character and tells that person you can count on them. In addition, being a kind friend is when you always want what is best for them. Some friends get jealous or annoyed when you do well and that is not a true friend. You want friends that show they care and do not resent your achievements. A good friend sees good in your accomplishments; because of this they will not want you to do poorly and will always be
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different people this could mean when you talk to your best friend you share more information but to a friend you will just share small amount of information. Private self is the person you believe yourself to be in an honest reflection and you don’t reveal all of this to another person. Public self is the way you want to appear to people. We try to have multiple identities based on the people we are interacting with. Strategic identity management is when you make a conscious effort to play a role. Face to face impression (non-verbal) is linked to strategic identity management. Unintentional identity management is when you unconsciously play a role in a situation like this friendship
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allow one incident to end a good relationship that may be worth salvaging. If you are uncertain, don’t harshly end a friendship. Let emotions calm down and take time to look at the situation logically. Then you’ll know what to do. Many best friend relationships have problems, but that is common. Accepting friends and their flaws is the best way to make and keep a good friend for a lifetime.
LESSONS LEARNED IN THIS SECTION:
Be prepared to accept a friend with flaws.
You have flaws too.
If you have a dispute, calm down before you talk about it.
Learn to forgive and forget.
Don’t let small spats end a good friendship.
RESPECT BOUNDARIES OR ELSE
A person in a co-dependent relationship who
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I was in college. They were care about me and also my family. When I'm down they were there to help me up. When I'm happy, they were happy too. They're never judge me, they always give me advises. They make the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, and the laughter ring louder because they are there. They're the best friends I ever have. Everybody needs friends in their life. People are around us, we can called them friends if we can get along with them. We can have a convenience friend and around us everyday such as our neighbor, our classmate, and our work mate. Historical friends are friends who know us for a long time ago, for example friends from our childhood. Close