Dec 2012: "The real test of friendship is: can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?" Eugene Kennedy
Dec 2012: DECEMBER
Nov 2012: NOVEMBER
Oct 2012: OCTOBER | "The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing... not healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares." Henri Nouwen
Sep 2012: SEPTEMBER | "She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind." Toni Morrison | "But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine." Thomas Jefferson
Aug 2012: AUGUST | "The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you." Elbert Hubbard
Jul 2012: JULY | "You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job." Laurence J. Peter
Jun 2012: JUNE | "The language of friendship is not words but meanings." Henry David Thoreau | "A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity." Robert Hall
May 2012: MAY | "One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human." George Santayana | "It takes a long time to grow an old friend." John Leonard
Apr 2012: APRIL | "In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit." Albert Schweitzer
Mar 2012: MARCH | "Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone."
Feb 2013: FEBRUARY | "Silences make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying but the never needing to say is what counts." Margaret Lee Runbeck | "The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend." Henry David Thoreau
Jan 2013: JANUARY | "It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them." Ralph Waldo Emerson
BC: May today be just the beginning of a year filled with happy memories, sweet surprises, wishes come true...and gay unicorns. | Happy Birthday!