We are a social species. Humans have strong social ties, both with family members and beyond. All throughout our lives we initiate and maintain connections with others. We call these associations friendship and they are important to us in many ways.
I recently was on Cape Cod, attending a conference, and I had the opportunity to get together with two old friends from college. We realized that we had known each other for over 40 years! As the pictures show, our physical appearance has changed over the years. But to us, we are the same people we always were.
I recently spent a... Read More