Opening address at Mythcon 21, expanded. Uses Lewis’s The Four Loves to open a discussion of friendship within the society, reminding members of the dangers Lewis pointed out, chiefly that of friends “looking at each other”–that is, focusing on “mutual self-approval” to the exclusion of remembering to look “in the direction of our shared interest.”
GoodKnight, Glen H.
"Just Among Friends,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 17
, Article 10.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol17/iss1/10
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