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FIND NEW FRIENDS

WHEN IT IS TIME TO FIND NEW FRIENDS

It can be challenging to sustain a close- knit group of friends, but with lots of openness and willingness to tolerate and forgive friendship can be long- lasting and amazing. On the other hand, sidelining and competitiveness within a group can take root, when things take on a negative edge, causing some members in the group to feel victimized and left out. Such negative behavior can be overt or subtle, and though it may not be directed toward you, still it can leave a sour taste in your mouth. While slight disharmony or occasional disagreements are expected in a group friendship, but if belonging to this group leaves you anxious and depressed most of the time, it is a clear …

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TIME TO FIND NEW FRIENDS

MORE ABOUT WHEN IT IS TIME TO FIND NEW FRIENDS, PART II

A group friendship can form in childhood and maintain into adult life, but although bonds can hold for life, they can easily break down with major life changes. As people tend to evolve as a result of new pressures like career, marriage and moving across the country, new ambitions and perspectives can strain a group friendship. Sometimes, a group of friends form in the workplace context, but it does not work out when it is taken beyond the workplace, and it may even disintegrate when one or more changes workplaces. As you are raising children, there is a good chance that you bond with other moms and dads that you meet over commonalities like school stuff. Such group friendships can …

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