ABC's of Friendship

    Accepts you as you are
    Believes in "you"
    Calls you just to say "HI"
    Doesn't give up on you

    Envisions the whole of you (even the unfinished parts)
    Forgives your mistakes
    Gives unconditionally
    Helps you
    Invites you over

    Just "be" with you
    Keeps you close at heart
    Loves you for who you are
    Makes a difference in your life

    Never Judges
    Offers support
    Picks you up
    Quiets your fears
    Raises your spirits

    Says nice things about you
    Tells you the truth when you need to hear it
    Understands you
    Values you

    Walks beside you
    X-plains things you don't understand
    Yells when you won't listen and
    Zaps you back to reality