We all know and were a part of each other’s history (from teen to adulthood) and I believe it really says something about who we are and what we mean to each other to still be there so many years later. I have so many great times from the past to recall, great times from the present that we’ve made together and great times from the future that I know will definitely occur.
One of the best relationships anyone will have in their life (in my opinion) is that of a true friend. Although unlike the quote below, my girls will make me walk with them, when they know I don’t like walking but when we do, we have the best time. Clearly they are much more brilliant than I.
Friendship is a gift to be loved, to be nurtured and to be cherished. Honesty, Truth, Communication and Loyalty are the most important components of any relationship and without them, it will either crumble or you will feel unfulfilled.
I thoroughly enjoyed my teens and early twenties because of these fabulous women and I really could never thank them enough for the cherished memories I have of fun and crazy times. The only way to truly articulate who they are to me and who they always will be is to say that we are kindred spirits, our paths are forever intertwined for a reason.
So I looked it up and Friendship Day in Canada is the first Sunday in August but I’m having it early this year because I felt the need today to recognize the great friends I have in my life.