A love letter to my middle-school friends.
The photos you sent in of your own girl gangs.
Why are all these girls smiling?
Reader Victoria and her girl gang, Zoe and Ella, being cute like it’s NBD.
It felt great to be part of the most popular clique in school. Being thrown out felt…not so great.
November 2011: Audrey, Osa, and Anna
A good dose of adorability from a reader in Brooklyn.
Friendship initiation rituals.
We thought we were the cool ones.
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