Lessons From Friends

By Avalon Kelly

From Eliana Birnbaum, I learned the importance of encouragement.

From Rachel Griffith, I learned that the best of friends are always there for you.

From Ally Havasy, I learned to have empathy.

From Julia Kemp, I learned how to be more confident in myself.

From Isabel Kikoshima, I learned how to offer true kindness.

From Amelia Lipcsei, I learned hard work and persistence.

From Olivia Pocat, I learned to stop worrying about the future.

From all of my friends, I learned what it means to be good; thank you all for continuously inspiring me.