By: will chotiner

“The world to me was a secret, which I desired to discover; to her it was a vacancy, which she sought to people with imaginations of her own.”

Chapter 1


to one person, the world is a great place to explore and to the other an empty place which she has no friends. but the first person wants to stay with the girl.

"I have no friend, Margaret: when I am glowing with the enthusiasm of success, there will be none to participate my joy; if I am assailed by disappointment, no one will endeavour to sustain me in dejection."

Letter 2


Friendship gives the opportunity to share accomplishment and success.

"I am alone and miserable: man will not associate with me; but one as deformed and horrible as myself would not deny herself to me. My companion must be of the same species and have the same defects. This being you must create."

Chapter 16


When a person is left out of things and has no one, they just need someone like them to make them happy.

“I had determined, at one time, that the memory of these evils should die with me; but you have won me to alter my determination.”



friends can help make better decisions.