Man is a social being and it is hard for him without communication. He meets all the time with different people, be they colleagues, neighbors, bystanders or friends. Few people choose loneliness as a path worth following during their life. Although at the same time, the situation of "loneliness in the crowd" is often encountered. But if you have a friend, you are not alone.
At every segment of life, from early childhood to ripe old age, a person strives to have friends. The desire to be friends is due to the internal need to have a person or people with whom you can share both joy and grief, spend time together and understand that they care about you and can count on support and help in difficult times. relationships between people that are based on trust, mutual sympathy, common interests or hobbies. After all, you must agree that it is difficult to be friends with a person who has absolutely opposite outlooks on life, different tastes and preferences. And friends are tied by invisible threads of mutual understanding and some kindredness of souls. Although friends can be very different in appearance and character, Aristotle said that a friend is one soul living in two bodies. It's hard to disagree with him. Friendship is very valuable to people. She is needed in order not to feel lonely, especially in difficult times. But the peculiarity of friendship in its pure form is that it is a bilateral relationship. Therefore, in them it is imperative not only to "take", but also to "give." Friendship is also important in the process of personality formation. Being friends with someone in kindergarten, what is a real friend? This is the person who will always come to the rescue at the first call, provide the necessary support, listen, and give good advice. With a friend, you can talk about everything in the world, share secrets and inner experiences with full confidence that they will try to understand you and not betray. After all, when everything is good with you, there are always friends and a nice company around. But only a true friend will stay close even in difficult times.