Do you just follow anyone? or are you selective and do a bit of research first?
One hears so much about abuse through social media and I am wondering why. Surely not everyone is so gullible or click happy to follow or friend everyone who makes a request to connect. I can understand the younger generation making bad choices but the older age bracket certainly should click with caution.
If you get someone following you on Twitter you don’t have to follow back if they are undesirables it wont hurt their feelings as they are just fishing to find another person to vent their spleen at. Its easy to see those who are blatantly unpleasant so its not difficult to block or ignore. To reply to these people only ignites them so best to leave well alone.
The word friend and love have changed their meanings over time and now are what I refer to as throwaway words.
The dictionary suggest the word friend as a noun is:
A person attached to another by feelings of affection or personal regard.
A person who is on good terms with another; a person who is not hostile: Who goes there? Friend or foe?
And the word love as: