Simple Friend  vs.  Real Friend

  • A Simple Friend has never seen you cry.
    A Real Friend has shoulders soggy from your tears.

  • A Simple Friend doesn't know your parent's first names.
    A Real Friend has their phone numbers in his/her address book.

  • A Simple Friend brings a bottle of wine to your party.
    A Real Friend comes early to help you cook and stays late to help you clean-up.

  • A Simple Friend hates it when you call after he/she has gone to bed.
    A Real Friend asks you why you took so long to call.

  • A Simple Friend seeks to talk with you about your problems.
    A Real Friend seeks to help you with your problems.

  • A Simple Friend wonders about your romantic history.
    A Real Friend could blackmail you with it.

  • A Simple Friend, when visiting, acts like a guest.
    A Real Friend opens your refrigerator and helps himself.

  • A Simple Friend thinks the friendship is over when you have an argument.
    A Real Friend knows that it's not a friendship until after you've had a fight.

  • A Simple Friend expects you to always be there for them.
    A Real Friend expects to always be there for you!

[ Author Unknown -- from Aiken Drum ( ]


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