Category Archives: Friendship

  1. A New Regency Custom

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    January 28, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Anyone who studied¬†Pride and Prejudice¬†at school will have been told that the great significance of a ball was that it …
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  2. Loneliness: a Postscript

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    January 22, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So, I managed to write for an hour yesterday and still omit the one point I really wanted to make, …
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  3. If on a Summer’s Day a Sanguine…

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    January 8, 2013 by lucieromarin

    …has afternoon tea with a melancholic of the previous post (i.e me), the conversation about making friends as one ages …
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  4. When Two Single Melancholics Have Afternoon Tea…

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    January 6, 2013 by lucieromarin

    …they discuss friends moving away or moving on, how social groups shift, dissolve and fade as one ages and remains …
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  5. Cholerics are Right! So are Melancholics!

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    December 27, 2012 by lucieromarin

    I’ve just finished reading a post on a new blog in which the writer makes two striking observations: 1) that …
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  6. Real Friendship: A Memory

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    December 11, 2012 by lucieromarin

    This time last year, a married friend taught me a lesson about friendship, quite without meaning to. It stands to …
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