Friendship was so much easier in fourth grade, when you could judge your bond by one simple metric: whether you sat next to each other in the cafeteria. Now? The world’s trickier -- especially with high school friends, college friends, work friends and all those aforementioned childhood friends (not to mention your 300 Facebook friends). So, are you a good friend, or is there someone out there who’s silently holding a grudge against you? Let’s look at some common bond-testing scenarios and get to the bottom of this, once and for all.
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