I Hate Conditional Friendship

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    Is This Really The New Definition Of Friendship?

    When did it become okay for friends to have strong opinions about my diet, lifestyle and marriage? I grew up in a world where you supported your friends no matter what, and the only grounds for dumping a friend was if they were unpleasant directly to YOU. Nowadays, it seems the...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    Oct 7, 2012


    I think I even dislike the term... 'Conditional friendship'... ? No. There's no such thing. Friendship isn't friendship if its conditional. "I'll be your friend, if..." No. That's abuse. That's manipulation. That isn't friendship.  
    iFortiTude iFortiTude
    Aug 13, 2008
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