5 types of friendships we’ve all had before

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Using each other

This is neither your friend’s nor your fault because you both benefited. Your friendship was built on the need to gain something from each other. Communication is restricted to when one wants something from the other. And the common benefits are money and connections.

A friend of a friend

You two were initially not friends and chances are you never liked each other, but because you shared a mutual friend you had no choice but to befriend them as well. You never initiate an outing, but every time you bump into each other you tell each other ‘we should hook up some time’ just to be polite.

A sister friendship

These type of friendships are usually with people you grew up with, which is why you love her. Her family knows you so does yours, so you’re practically part of the family. You don’t need your friend to be around for you to visit her home, and vice versa. 

The rich girl friendship

In need of a ride, money, or an expensive gift? She’s your go-to woman. These friendships could happen by accident or be planned. You’re never bored when you have these type of friends because they’ve got all the money in world to make life seem fun.

Nothing’s changed

No matter how long you go without seeing each other, when you do meet up it’s always a ‘jam’ and they’re still the same person you met ten years ago. Your friendship is easy flowing, nothing ever feels forced.

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