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  • Their Best Friends At Home
    840 words
    In a Few Days... A year has past and now we stand on the brink of returning to a world where we are surrounded by the paradox of everything, yet nothing being the same. In a few days we will reluctantly give our hugs and, fighting the tears, say good-bye to the people who were once just names on a sheet of paper, to return to people that we hugged and fought the tears the say good-bye to before we ever left. We will leave our best friends to return to our best friends. We will go back to the pla...
  • Buddy And Sook
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    A Christmas Memory: Truman Capote This story, 'A Christmas Memory,' is a nonfiction re minence of one fond memory of Capotes'. A distant relative of Truman Capote's, Sook Faulk, took care of him through his childhood. Sook dubbed Truman with the nickname 'Buddy,' after a former best friend. During one November morning, when Buddy was seven, Sook decided it was fruitcake weather. She called him to get their buggy and her hatto go pick pecans. Queenie, their terrier who has survived illness and sn...
  • Gibran's Poem On Friendship
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    On friendship In poem On friendship the Kahlil Gibran speaks to us as a prophet. He discusses the relationship between people. He wants us to understand the meaning of friendship. To each of one of us friendship has a different meaning. However for all of us it is a gift. I think the glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willi...
  • First Type Of Friend In The Friendship
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    FRIENDSHIP There are many valuable things in life, but friendship may be one of the most important. To live life without the experience of friendship, is life without living. Human interaction is a necessity to survival, but developed friendships are essential to the successful well being of anyone. Based upon Webster's Dictionary, the definition of a friend is, "A person whom one knows, likes and trusts". But to all, Friendship has no defined terminology. The definition of a friend, and friends...
  • Best Friend Relationship
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    B 5 Z 3 Eng 102 Definition Paper March 1, 2002 Friendship, defined from Webster's Dictionary as, the state of being friends, or a friendly feeling. Friends, on the other hand, are defined as people whom one knows well and is fond of. The second definition states a friend as an ally, supporter, or sympathizer. My personal definition of what friendship is, is a feeling or emotion expressed in such a way that another feels wanted and important, a relationship between a person or persons where every...
  • Summer Vacation In Disney World
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    One of my favorite family traditions is summer vacation. Every summer without fail we go on vacation. For the past ten years we have been going to Disney World with our family friends the Battaglia's, so it has turned into a tradition up until last summer when we broke our florida adventure to go to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. We have been going on vacation with the Battaglia's for so long for a very good reason. It is because everyone gets along. My mom, Mr. Battaglia and Mrs. Battaglia are v...
  • Your Best Friends
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    Relationships are one of the most unstable aspects of life today, no matter what two people are involved. How you feel about something or someone can change within a day, an hour, or even a moment. Friends come and go, families get torn apart, and boyfriends never last. It's all part of life's cycle. And although we all wish we could do without, sometimes you never can. The hardest part of life is letting go. Growing up in the same place for 17 years will give you friends that go way back. But g...
  • Real Sense Of Friends And Randy
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    Randy and I met in fifth grade; he was the new kid in town and I was in the "cool group". So naturally "the group" chose a person, me, to check out the new kid's credentials. We talked about his other school and his hobbies, a baseball fan: right here he was a hit. One thing was different about him: he was African-American. I thought he was cool and so did some of the other "cool" kids, but some thought that he was too different. Right here, I knew that he was never going to make it in the popul...
  • Eight Long Months
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    It seemed like it would make her die, just speaking it. So I didnt tell anyone, not even my best friends. At school I would slip into a fantastical dreamland, nobody there knew that I should be troubled, pensive. I put on my best front and paraded around the school halls with some sort of smile plastered on my face. At lunchtime Id stare at my food thinking that my friends should know. I thought of a million different ways to tell them. Each time that I came close to telling them, I would think ...
  • Best Friend
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    I have always enjoyed having a best friend that was male. Whether we were swimming, jogging, fishing, or just talking for hours, I never got bored. We balance one another. I will never forget the day I lost that all. The day my best friend left ended up touching me the most. When I stepped outside, the pavement felt like ice, yet the air had a warm breeze to it. It was a gorgeous August day. Not a single worry mingled in the air. The birds were chirping long, beautiful melodies. Melodies I had h...
  • Your Best Friend
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    Imagine killing your best friend. Imagine smashing him into a telephone pole, crushing his bones and organs and making him bleed to death. Imagine the pain and suffering he would go through. Imagine then going on trial for his death, facing his family and friends and the hateful stares as you walk in the courtroom. Imagine a verdict of guilty and being sentenced to thirty years in prison, thirty long years to sit alone and ponder how you could have been so stupid to kill someone you love. How wo...
  • My Best Friend
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    I've been influenced by a number of people in my 21 years here on this earth; by my parents, teachers, family / extended family and friends. I have never been influenced in a negative fashion except by some of my previous so called friends. Friends play a large role in whatever is happening in your life at any given point in time. Ever hear someone say, "I / he / she / they were hanging out with the 'wrong' crowd" Well, it's no joke. One's choice of friends relates directly to their performance ...
  • Hard And Markwardt
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    The Big Explosion At C- Shop It was a cold day in New York City and it just started to rain as Mr. Parsons woke up. He went into the bathroom to get ready for work like he did every morning. He lived in an apartment on the second level and on the lower level lived his friend, Mr. Markwardt. They worked together in the same business. Parsons never really liked Markwardt because he was a very dirty man who was clumsy and selfish. Parsons, though, was immaculate and very well respected for he was k...
  • With The Wrong Crowd Choosing Your Friends
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    Hanging With The Wrong Crowd Choosing your friends is one of the most important decisions that a person can make. Why? Because you have to choose your friends wisely. It is especially important in your teenage years because your friends will have a major influence on your decisions. Friends also have a major impact on our lives. They can affect the way we dress, the way we talk, the people we choose to date, and the activities we choose to get involved in. The point I am trying to make, however,...
  • Their Best Friend
    308 words
    Here's how to get women: Be a man, and talk to people Dont' lie to women, and just talk to them, and don't say dumb things and give them roses, and just sing to them, and write songs about them and play those songs in the band that you have, and go to her work and ask her out, and remember one thing: don't say stupid things like: Will you be my Valentine? yeah, that is so gay, she " ll dump your sorry butt off at the store if you tell her that. So, remember, don't be a wuss, and just talk. Also ...
  • My Best Friend
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    When I was five years old, my mother and I created a scrapbook. My mother, a lover of the arts and crafts, helped me every day to put together this book of my life. We covered the book in a textured fabric full of vivid designs and fractals. In three places on the front cover, we left spaces for the best pictures to be placed. Inside the book we put hundreds of colorful pages of paper, each divided into categories. As my life progressed, I added pictures, full of cherished memories, to paint a d...
  • Situation With My Best Friend
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    Classical Essay Imagine that your best friend in the whole wide world has cancer and they " ve been very sick for a couple of months already. As any other true friend would do, you'd be at the hospital day and night to give moral support and to care for your companion. But everyday you'd see that their condition keeps on getting worse and worse. One day, though, your friends' doctor informs you that he believes that your friend has only a few more months to live. Devastated by the news you walk ...
  • Best Of Friends
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    Dear Jenny, Hey, how's it going in Gainesville? Are you on top of your classes, or is the partying getting to you? He he, just kidding. I'm sure you " re doing great. Things are good here at UF, I'm meeting a lot of people and my dorm is great, if a little small. It's definitely not like high school; remember those days? We did a lot of stuff together. We always hung out and we were the best of friends, we even created the Anime Club together (I guess we " ll still dispute over whether that was ...
  • My Best Friend
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    Many people have good friends. I have many. I hate to call anyone my "best friend" because I don't want anyone left out. But when anyone asks who my best friend was in school, I have to say, without pausing, Neal. In the Northern Virginia area, home of the Transient Job Phenomena, having a friend that lasts more than a few years is rare. While your family may stay put, others move in and out ever few years with the lobbying tides of the Washington DC area. This is due to either military reasons ...
  • Police Officer And My Best Friend
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    School Violence I started writing this essay originally with a different view in mind. But when I went back to read it, it simply wasn't what I wanted to say. My mother suggested I wait a few days and come back to it but I was itching too much to get this off my chest. I became restless and started surfing the web and went to my favorite authors website. Her name is Silver Raven Wolf (web) and read her article about when she was in Jr. High. That's when I realized the difference, hers had emotio...

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