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Losing a Friend

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The loss of a friend can be one of the most difficult experiences in life. Often it is as painful as breaking up with a spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend.

Losing a friend can make a person feel very alone.

The Wikihow website offers several tips on what to do when you lose a friend.

Some of the suggestions provided are finding a new hobby, joining a club, speaking to neighbors and other friends, and smiling.

The site also notes that losing a friend is not the end of the world and that you will find new friends eventually.

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spouse: a husband or wife.

eventually: at some time in the future.