What Makes A Good Friend? Essay

765 Words Sep 21st, 2014 4 Pages
I always hear what makes a good friend in books that I have read. That’s just it seems like a good friend is just in books and made up. Some of these traits of a good friend are arguable and others are right on the spot. It seems like every time I try having a friendship those so call traits are never there in the person. If I was going to make a friend the things I look for in them are: honest at all times, there for you through the hard times in life, and they like the same things I do. The most important trait to me is if the friend will be completely honest with you. I don’t like liars and I know I lie too but I never would lie to my friend about some things. If you are going to be my friend I will need you to be up front about almost everything and I will do the same for you. If you are honest with me then we can get along just fine. Most of my so call friends tend to lie to me when I want to hang out with them. Other times they tell me they aren’t doing anything and I find out later that they hung out with somebody else that day. Being honest is probably the hardest thing to do because you don’t want to hurt some ones feelings. I would rather have my feelings hurt then dishonest friends who don’t like me. Feelings are easier to get over then friends are. The second best trait that l look forward to when I try to make friends is if you are going through a hard time in your life and you need somebody to talk to besides your parents or family that’s where a friend…

Related Documents