There was a unique pleasure in knowing a friend so well, Reynie reflected, rather like sharing a secret code.
May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.
In the desert I had found a freedom unattainable in civilization; a life unhampered by possessions, since everything that was not a necessity was an encumbrance. I had found too, a comradeship inherent in the…
For just this moment, he wanted her to see him for who he was, without the pity he knew she’d feel when she found out the truth.
There were nine casualties during the battle of Kirkuk. My husband was among them.
It’s the best thing in the world to save a life, no matter whose it is.
I know what it feels like to miss everything about him–the way he smells, the way his mouth curls up when he laughs, his voice.
Under every friendship there is a difficult sentence that must be said, in order that the friendship can be survived.
The unlikely group that resulted from the union of five diverse characters in their late twenties operated with surprising harmony. This cohesiveness could be attributed to two factors: 1) everyone’s issues and embarrassing pasts were…
The official recruiting process for their posse began. Because Carlos, Narc, and Trevor each had high SQs, Heeb and Evan reasoned that adding the three to their group would raise the average SQ of each…
Still not sure about how easily he could be integrated into their posse, Trevor smiled in delighted relief at how tolerantly two of his close friends had received his new identity.
But despite these and many other differences, Evan and Heeb had become close friends – an improbability that could have been produced only by the even greater improbabilities that brought them together.
Of course I do. But I always feel guilty when that happens. After all, my journal is the oldest and most loyal friend I have. And it never interrupts me when I’m speaking,” he added,…
The point I’m trying to make is that I am the most unpleasant, rude, ignorant, and all-around obnoxious arsehole that anyone could possibly have the misfortune to meet. I am dismissive of the virtuous, unaware…
I have to wonder if you’re not being slightly naive here. I mean, are you saying that you want nothing for people? You have no motives? Everybody has motives. Name the person, the circumstances, I’ll…
He is a principled man, and compassionate, someone who will remind himself of your best qualities while struggling to forgive your worst. In short, he is a friend.
Why are old lovers able to become friends? Two reasons. They never truly loved each other, or they love each other still.
Sometimes you’ll laugh Sometimes you’ll cry Life never tells us, the when’s or why’s When you’ve got friends, to wish you well You’ll find your point when You will exhale
I finally faced the fact that it isn`t a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems.
They don’t sell friends in stores….
I’m honestly ashamed to call you my friend sometimes.
Only worse thing than being cold, and too tired to defend yourself, is to be cold and alone. And I wouldn’t ever wish that on nobody.
Back then we gave it our all, we neither lied nor made mistakes, we didn’t fail and didn’t do anything wrong.It’s just that…TIME has passed and changed it all.
The person whom you really, really love may not be here anymore. And you might be feeling lonely, but, there are people in this world who really, really love you, so shouldn’t that equal it…
A woman will endure many wounds in her lifetime, but the betrayal of a friend is one of the most difficult to overcome.
We spent days and weeks doing nothing, calling one another ten times a day to schedule our nothing-doing.
Because what you find to be beautiful, funny and heartbreaking in this world… is what I find to be beautiful, funny and heartbreaking in this world.
Friendship is a door you will never need to knot on as you will always have a key.
Friendship fills your life with the essence of joy and mutual understanding. And some of the best friends in life have more than two legs.
I cannot stress enough the perils of your friends marrying or becoming court inventors. One day you are all a society of outlaws, adventurous comrades and companions who will be pushing off somewhere or other…