When do you know when a friendship is bad?
The bottom line: You are who you hang around with. You choose to put yourself in that situation, and you will feed off whatever energy the relationship and other person provides. Knowing when a friendship is bad for you and doing something about it can save you from years of misspent energy.
When to fire Your Friends, 4 years wiser?
Update from Amy Jan 17, 2017: I wrote this post when my philosophy on relationships was… different. I have published a follow up to this post, Fire Your Friends: 4 Years Wiser , that reflects where I stand on “firing friends” now. I strongly suggest you read it immediately after reading this post. xo Amy
What’s the follow up to firing your friends?
I have published a follow up to this post, Fire Your Friends: 4 Years Wiser , that reflects where I stand on “firing friends” now. I strongly suggest you read it immediately after reading this post. xo Amy Over the last year and a half, I have felt consistently happy.
Do you trust your friends to be good roommates?
A lot of times, Masini explains, people blindly trust that their good friends will also be good roommates.
Is it normal to have tension with your roommate?
Just touch base on occasion to make sure that everything’s fine. There will always be moments of tension when you live with someone, whether or not you’re old friends; being in a small apartment together for a long time can make even the most innocuous quirks seem like glaring character flaws.
What should I know about finding a roommate online?
It was suspicious, and looking back, a major red flag. If a potential roommate is unwilling to tell you the circumstances behind a former contentious roommate situation, it might be because it was their fault. Finding a roommate online is a lot like finding a date online.
What was your roommate like when you first met him?
Image by Sentavio (Shutterstock). When I first met my college roommate he seemed pretty cool. A bit of a jock, but friendly and pretty smart. The, after knowing him for approximately 6 days, he came back two nights in a row and urinated all over my stuff and our room.