Directions: Think carefully about the issue presented in the following paragraph and respond to the assignment below. You have 25 minutes.
Friends are an important part of life. They make us smile, feel good and laugh. However, the famed actress Marlene Dietrich once said, “It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. in the morning that really matter.” John Collins echoed the same sentiment when he pronounced, “It’s in adversity that we know our genuine friends.”
Maybe friends only show their true color when times are tough?