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I’m Down to One Close Friend, But I’m Exhausted

How many friends do we need, anyway?

Two women friends take selfie
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Another friend announced over coffee today she’s leaving town. My friendship circle has been steadily shrinking and now her shift away leaves me with just one local friend. How many friends do you need to be happy? That’s the question I was asking myself this afternoon after she left.

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Kelly Eden

Kelly Eden

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New Zealand-based essayist | Personal Essay Workshops | @ Insider, Mamamia, Thought Catalog, ScaryMommy and more https://inspired-nonfiction.thinkific.com/