The Institutional Logics of Love: Friendship

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easeaseaeeesaeaeeIn conclusion, we must be careful to include the elements of contingency and transience in a description of friendship. In the strictest sense, no one “needs” friends. We can survive without having purely social relations with anyone. Humans have need of only food and shelter to survive and yet, there are few people that we encounter who would not count their friends among their greatest assets. However, these unique relationships among people support our society and gives enormous contribution to our life. The transience and contingencies of friendship should be construed as a suggestion of friendship’s unworthiness. It is the spark of countless stories, the reason wars are fought, and the answer to the quest for peace. …show more content…
But while we understand the concept, our response to the word can be anything from a sympathetic pat on the shoulder to a high five of congratulations. For love is a contradiction, a state of being that simultaneously evokes exhilaraIt is the spark of countless stories, the reason wars are fought, and the answer to the quest for peace. Money can’t buy it, and it’s all you need. Love is an integral part of the human experience. Love is a commonality between men which is shared in the same way that we share the experience of breathing. But while we understand the concept, our response to the word can be anything from a sympathetic pat on the shoulder to a high five of congratulations. For love is a contradiction, a state of being that simultaneously evokes exhilaraIt is the spark of countless stories, the reason wars are fought, and the answer to the quest for peace. Money can’t buy it, and it’s all you need. Love is an integral part of the human experience. Love is a commonality between men which is shared in the same way that we share the experience of breathing. But while we understand the concept, our response to the word can be anything from a sympathetic pat on the shoulder to a high five of congratulations. For love is a contradiction, a state of being that simultaneously evokes
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