Jan 19Liked by Seumas Macdonald

Thought-provoking stuff.

I find the "knows you fully and loves you anyway" definition slightly off-putting though for a couple reasons:

1. Like you said, it's all or nothing. And surely no one "knows you fully" except God.

2. It's actually weirdly individualistic for a definition of friendship. Even something like "a relationship of mutual knowledge and love" would put less of a focus on perceiving friendship as something from my perspective and for my benefit.

Hope that makes sense.

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