Tag Archives: friendship

Why I stick with Facebook

I opened up my Facebook page today and was greeted by ads to subscribe to The Economist magazine, and for a Subaru fall sale, State Farm Life insurance, and the Do-It-All Shoe. I also received a request, on a different … Continue reading

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Losing a friend

I lost a friend this week. Ana is her name. She moved here from Spain three years ago, because of her husband’s company‚Äôs involvement in a local engineering project. Our first encounter was serendipitous. A woman I had heard of … Continue reading

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