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We know that the majority of us are lonely, that every relationship needs the The Three Requirements Positivity, Consistency, and Vulnerability , and that we all have something to offer our friends— but did you know that how we experience each of those things will be different based on our own unique wiring? I've been studying it for over a decade, but just recently decided I'd make a video series based on it! While many of us worry about a test like this "boxing us in," I find it to do the opposite: it shows us what box we're already somewhat-blindly living in and invites us to increase our awareness in such a way that can actually pull us out of our default patterns.
So how can you tell if someone is your best friend? HelloGiggles spoke with two experts on friendship to get all the details about what makes a BFF. Because even if no one is asking who your BFF is anymore, you want to confirm that your friendship is true.