I wonder what type of friend are you? Are you the friend that gets out your bed at night to rescue me when I’m stranded? Maybe you are the friend that buys me food when I’m hungry. Sometimes, I have to think if I had any good friends or if there weren’t none. On certain days, I would sometimes hang out with friends that I barely talk to. Friends always come and go from what I been taught. My friends are determine based on personality, style, and much more. Sometimes, I don’t see the true side of a friend until later down the line. I always observe my friends so that I know what category to place them in. According to Judith Viorst’s “Friends, Good Friends, - and Such Good Friends, “there are at least three categories of friendships based
on levels of intimacy.
The friendship that requires the least amount of interaction is the special-interest friend. Jeremy
would be considered my special interest friend. We don’t have much in common and we don’t
talk on the phone. We only be around one another when going to Maxwell Air Force Base. The
only time we meet up is when we going to play basketball or shop. Some things we would share
together would be music, sports, and name branded clothes. So many times we stopped talking
and lost contact as well. On random days I would get a surprise message from Jeremy wanting to
go play basketball and shop as well. We enjoy sharing the little things we both have in common
with one another. Jeremy would push we away because of his attitude, that he would have
constantly. Even though we share special interests, we will never be as close as I am with others.
A friendship that is a bit more intense is the historical friend that I have. Dequan Thomas would
be considered my historical friend for the many things he know. When Dequan and I converse, he
reminds me of when I bit the principal in the second grade. We use to always hangout at school
and at the parks we shared when...
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