Tag: Friendship

It’s a Twins Thing

School friends are the best. If you had bestie at school, the chances are that you will stay in touch for the rest of your lives. Well, that’s how it was with ‘my twin’ and me. Somewhere between discovering that we shared a birthday and the end of the spring term, we had gelled. 

We shared the same sense of humour, which is always a good start. After that, we never went anywhere without each other. We shared family holidays and supported each other during our early adult lives. The boyfriends, the first tentative steps on our chosen career ladder, as well as celebrating all our significant birthday’s together. The building blocks of a lifelong friendship.

Life’s Essential Ingredient

Nothing can ever mean as much as spending a handful of hours in the company of good friends

I hope it doesn’t snow, but remember

“A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship.” ― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief What a great book this one is …. If you haven’t read it yet, we strongly recommend that you do.

“To have a friend and be a friend is what makes life worthwhile.” ~Unknown

I have had an excellent weekend. One of my oldest friends came to stay. We have known each other for, ahem, 45 years. Coincidentally, we share the same birthdays. We were virtually inseparable throughout our teens and early twenties, when life and relationships started getting in the way. […]

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