"And to think that we started as a book group."
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"That's the couple rushing in to fill the void left by the Renfrew's divorce."
Tags:party, parties, cocktail party, cocktail parties, introductions, relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, marriage, marriages, couple, couples, conflict, conflicts, divorce, divorces, split, splits, separation, separations, breakup, breakups, break up, break ups, break-up, break-ups, friend, friends, friendship, friendship group, circle of friends, social circle, social circles, friend group, friend groups, social set, social status, void, voids, hole, holes, gossip, gossiping
"Howard, you've met my ukulele ladies before."
"Do any of you guys need a wife?"
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"Frances, where did you ever find such similar others?"
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"Hi. We're all in the eighteen-to-thirty-four-year-old age group that you're a member of. Come on out and play with us."
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"I can't wait for all of our friends to die."
"Look, dear, it's that old gang of mine, right where I left them forty years ago."
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"When someone doesn't like me I like them. . . when someone likes me I don't like them."
Tags:self esteem, self-esteem, self-loathing, mental health, mental state, mental states, attitude problem, attitude problems, friend, friends, friendship group, making friends, social skill, social skills, therapist, therapists, self-hatred, self-destructive, destructive behaviour, destructive behavior
Tags:banter, banters, ribbing, ribbed, social skill, social skills, socialise, socialize, socialising, socializing, socialised, socialized, rude, rudeness, bully, bullies, bullying, insult, insults, insulting, fitting in, standing out, fit in, stand out, friendship, friendships, friendship group, assimilated, assimilate, assimilates, assimilating, socially awkward, social awkwardness
Lenny, the Fifth Wheel of the Apocalypse
"Ok, just remember it's Casey & Linden, Blair & Oakley, Harley & Avery."
"I have six black friends, so I'm definitely not racist. Right?"
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The Awkwardly Informal Meet Up Group