Would you rather have a big gathering of friends or family for a dinner party? For many, friends would be a more relaxing and pleasant evening. Since getting married later in life is becoming the norm, there is more opportunity to surround yourself with adult friends than in the past when adulthood marked a move from one family unit to another. Flora explores why we need friends, how we choose them, and what good and bad influences they may have on the people we become. See what the people you choose to call friends says about you.