The Power Of Friendship

“What is true friendship?,” I often ask myself that question. Friendship is a close bond between two people where there is a feeling of warmth, trust, respect, and openness in the relationship. A true friend is hard to find, and often, we don’t even realize the value of our friendships until much later on in life. I want to relate an incident that made me recognize that when we do find such special people, we should do our best to keep them close to our hearts. As a teenager I grew very attached to a friend. She was intelligent, beautiful, fun, mischievous, and most importantly a good human being. Even though we lived in different countries and she visited Calcutta only a few times a year, w