Image shows 3 female friends laying on a bed with their feet up having fun with each other.
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Are some friendships just for a season?

Whenever I meet new people I wonder … what attracts them to me? Me to them?

Em and I were cousins a few times removed.

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It worked…

I was on the first plane out to Antigua, to the care of my aunts and uncles.

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So why did our friendship end? I’m sure dear Em is as perplexed as I.

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I have no answers. I simply do not know

Why do friendships start? Why do they end?



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Pene Hodge

Pene Hodge

Nurse, Mom, Writer. I write because I must. Arrive curious, leave inspired. I welcome collaboration, contact