A friend is a person who is “for you” always,under all circumstances.He never investigates you.He likes you just as you are.He does not alter you.Whatever kind of coat you are wearing,whether you have on a dress suitor a hickory shirt with no collar,he thinks it’s fine.He likes your moods,and enjoys your pessimismas much as yourContinue reading “Friendship”

Because of A Friend

Life is a sweeter, stronger, fuller, more gracious thing for a friend’s existence, whether he be near or far. If the friend is close at hand, that is best; but if he is far away he is still there to think of, to wonder about, to hear from, to write to, to share life andContinue reading “Because of A Friend”


If I have helped one lonely child along the road, If I have helped one weary soul to bear its load, If I have changed one tear into a smile, My life has been worth while and friendship formed. If, when my work is done, at close of day, Some one with flowers will comeContinue reading “Kindness”