‘Best Friends’ Are a Surprisingly Recent Phenomenontheatlantic.com/family/archive/2022/12/best-friends-monogamous-relationships-competition/672531/
We weren’t always so taken with dynamic duos. But in recent decades, we’ve come to expect that people should have one closest companion.
Being Busy Is Eliminating the Joys of Shared Free Time - The Atlantictheatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/11/why-dont-i-see-you-anymore/598336/
Our unpredictable and overburdened schedules are taking a dire toll on American society.
‘When my world fell apart my friends became my family’ | Life and style | The Guardiantheguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/jan/13/ella-risbridger-john-underwood-friendship-life-new-family
The death of her partner at the age of 25 was a devastating loss for Ella Risbridger. But she was never alone. For one thing, her mates would never have allowed that…