A Memorandum on Friendship

Jose Vilson Jose 7 Comments

I’m of the opinion that true friendship never really ends. It may evolve and, in a way, dissipate. I came to this realization last night after my friend Cecilia, who lives all the way out in North Cali, announced her engagement to her boyfriend of 7 years (has it really …






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Define Friendship …

Jose Vilson Jose 8 Comments

“Add ____ as a friend.” “Befriend ____” “Accept or reject this friend?” Social networks these days have utterly confounded the term “friendship.” OK, that and the growing ambiguity in romantic relationships in which “It is what it is” and “it’s complicated” have become acceptable labels for a relationship status. The …