TITLE

Friendship

AUTHOR(S)
Virgo, Ann
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Teen Ink;Dec2005, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the author's experience of befriending her bully named Kristy in an art class. She was hurt and affected by the harsh comments made by Kristy. A quotation from Mother Teresa about kind words influenced her to befriend Kristy by responding politely to her harsh comments. She relates that she and Kristy remained friends for a few years.
ACCESSION #
24265551

 

Related Articles

  • Between the upland and the under-land. de Vinck, Christopher // National Catholic Reporter;8/25/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 37, p14 

    This article discusses the author's experience of living in Canada. Each summer, he roamed the hills and open fields, followed the stream, dug in the outcrop of rocks in search of the hidden crystals. He remembers Bobby, one of his high school friends who died from cancer. Bobby taught him to...

  • THE Goodie Basket. Thompson, Stephanie // Guideposts;Feb2007, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p21 

    The article discusses the author's friendship with her couple neighbor Cindi and Jay and their children. The friendship started when the author is invited by Cindi and daughters Samantha and Rebekah for a robe party. They talked while eating muffins and drinking tea. When the author was about to...

  • As time goes by…. Lauer, Charles S. // Modern Healthcare;5/21/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 21, p38 

    The article discusses the author's experience of making contact with old friends. He presents information on three old friends whom he had not met in years. The author explains that it is important to keep in touch with good friends. He says that making contact with old friends after a long time...

  • GOOD FRIENDS -- finding them, making them, keeping them. Paul, Marla // Catholic Digest;Oct2006, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p36 

    The article discusses the author's experience in finding new friends and adjusting to new environment. When she and her family moved, she was hesitant and afraid to make new friends. She wrote an essay for "The Chicago Tribune," about her situation and after that, many people relate to her story...

  • CAP'N CRUNCH. Gibson, Andrew // Teen Ink;Jun2003, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p27 

    This article presents the author's reaction to hearing a negative comment from a friend about the Cap'n Crunch snack food. The snack food was the author's favorite and he believes that it is the best food there is. The negative comment from his friend came after the author was discussing with...

  • HOWLING AT THE MOON.  // New Moon Girls;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p31 

    Several personal narratives are presented in which the authors' share their experiences raising their voice for some cause.

  • "I was tormented at school".  // Dolly;Jul2012, Issue 499, p82 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being bullied at school.

  • THE TATER TOT INCIDENT. Messina, J Louis // Boys' Life;Dec2013, Vol. 103 Issue 12, p48 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being bullied by an eighth grader who was hit with a Tater Tot and stopped only after he apologized for the incident.

  • In Grief, a Father Goes Hunting for Answers. O'Connor, Kevin // Encounter;Fall2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p38 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience on grief due his son's suicide which was caused by bullying in the U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics