Companion Pieces at ANYTIME DEPT

FOR FRIENDSHIP IS COMMUNITY, AND AS WE ARE IN RELATION TO OURSELVES, SO WE ARE IN RELATION TO A FRIEND. AND, SINCE THE PERCEPTION OF OUR OWN EXISTENCE (AISTHESIS OTI ESTIN) IS DESIRABLE, SO TOO IS THAT OF THE EXISTENCE OF A FRIEND.

ARISTOTLE, NICOMACHEAN ETHICS , TRANS. CHRISTOPHER ROWE (OXFORD: OXFORD UP, 2002) 237-240