Beyond the Bonds of Reciprocity

By Alastair Brown, in Other
6 years ago

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Friendship
100%
 
Reciprocity
0%
 
Relationship
0%
 
Humanity
0%
 
Obligation
0%
 
Freedom
0%
 
True
0%
 
Return
0%
 
Chains
0%
 
Simplicity
0%
 

A true friend lives beyond the bonds of reciprocity. As human beings, bound by these chains of obligatory return, we often fail to see the beautiful juxtaposition of the idea that freedom from reciprocation means both the freedom to go the second mile as well as the freedom to simply not act at all.