Sunday, September 14, 2008

Define friend

According to the American Heritage Dictionary

a FRIEND is
1. A person whom one knows, likes, and trusts.
2. A person whom one knows; an acquaintance.
3. A person with whom one is allied in a struggle or cause; a comrade.
4. One who supports, sympathizes with, or patronizes a group, cause, or movement.
5. Friend A member of the Society of Friends; a Quaker.

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friendships can be parasitism
if someone is willing to be the host..
friendships can be mutualism
if both are willing to benefit each
friendships can be commensalism
if you are willing to lend your hands


how you're gonna define your friendships?

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  2. this is good one!
    friend, is someone who can be with me without much talking and yet, understand my feeling. :)
    friend.. there are a lot to define i guess. and depends on which 'class' of friend. hah hah.

    oops. i will classify friends into different groups. is it too bad? =S

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