I don't subscribe to the notion of "absence makes the heart grow fonder".
Nor do I subscribe to the parody version "absence makes the heart go wander".
Distance can test all sorts of relationships but for the most part a good friendship will withstand the test of time.
So it is with Drama Teen and his mate George, who has lived in Sydney for more than two years.
When they get back together the conversation takes off without a lost beat ... I can't say the quality has improved but the flow is maintained. That's what friends are for