While musing about yesterday's topic, I realize that most of my truly life long friends (like Scarlet), are the ones who:
- Write back when you send them e-mail
- I've taken vacations with
It also partly explains why Europeans feel that Americans treat their relationships as superficial. If you haven't really experienced things together as friends, you're not really great friends, no matter how much you pretend like you are when you see each other.