Seeing friends encounter a recent spate of unfriending leaves me bewildered. Why do we disconnect from people we once liked? Science has an answer.
We encounter people every day who, just like the kids’ tricycle, have been left out in the rain. Are we willing to let them know we care?
Friendly seduction begins when we’re new to a situation and vulnerable, looking for friends. The most eager person may not have your friendship in mind, though.