This article discusses how supporting others and how a support system can extreme help others get through difficult times. The theme of this article is how being there for a friend can help them extremely. Without that support system of friends and family, whoever is going through that difficult time may not be able to really heal.
This sculpture, created by David Schluss, shows someone in need leaning on the other. The friend is helping the other friend move on and continue, wherever they're walking to. This also shows the theme of how friends and a support system can help you get through tough times and move on.
This poem describes what friendship is and the power it has. It also uses metaphors to relate friendship to other concepts. This poem relates to the theme because it demonstrates how when a friend cares and shows that affection, the individuals strengthen. It also relates back to the short story called "Goin' Fishin" because of how Lionel was strengthened and how he got through his rough times because of Elaine and that friendship.
"Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness." -Euripides This quote also relates to the theme of how friends and family can help you get through rough times. When they listen to you and be there for you, they are showing their love and are helping you get through difficult times.
In this painting, it shows the blue girl simply listening and being a caring friend. While the red dress girl looks distraught and needing a shoulder to lean on. This shows and demonstrates the theme of how having a support system is important to help you get through difficult times.
This song demonstrates what it really means to be a true friend and shows the importance of having a support system can help. It shows how true friends will be shown on how and if they want and will help you through tough times. One of the lyrics in the song says, "Even if we're breaking down, I know we'll find a way to break through...you're not alone 'cause I'm gonna stand by you." This relates back to the short story of "Goin' Fishin" because of how Elaine helped her friend Lionel when his support system, which was his family, died.