Friendship is very important to me and there has rarely been an occasion in my life that hasn’t been enhanced by the presence of friends. They are there to share the celebrations and, if you’re lucky, they’re there in times of crisis. There have been so many times when my friends have stepped in to help when I needed them.
When my second son was born seven weeks early as an emergency, it was a friend who left the warmth and comfort of her bed at three in the morning to babysit my eldest child so that my husband could come to the hospital with me, and another friend who stocked up our fridge with food until family arrived to help.
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