|Somewhere Out There
One could not imagine a life without friends. Friends bring about a sense of balance in one’s life and allow one to enjoy life fully. As Samuel Johnson remarks, “True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in their worth and choice.” Friends are not quite like anyone else in one’s life, one is apprehensive in others lives, concerns, and general well-being. Friends make others feel superior, are attentive, and long to be around under any circumstances. With time, the result of such qualities allows a relationship to be factual, blissful, emotionally stable, and have a unique bond. A friend “for a lifetime” provides respect, integrity, loyalty, and honesty in a relationship.
Respect is a quality in which one views others in high regard. One shares respect in a friendship. To gain one’s respect, one should show respect for others. For instance, if the respect is not mutual the relationship will not have an assured outcome. A friend i...