We lived in nyc for pretty much eight years; recently, an excellent buddy stated he would toss me personally a celebration for my upcoming 50th birthday.

With Aristotle’s tips on friendship at heart, we was thinking I couldn’t possibly have enough real buddies to ask, and definitely none associated with sitcom variety: i've never ever been one for tribal gatherings or perhaps the herd mentality, and am more content one-to-one or perhaps in a group that is small. And so I ended up being astonished exactly how quickly my invite list filled to incorporate 30 individuals (the utmost for my apartment…