unestablished friends, manru and juliana have only spent their time passing by one another at school. caslon arranges a meeting for the two to officially meet. they decide to meet on march 8th, 2020, at a mutual friend’s home, along with another friend, janely. together, they work through seven different prompts–a hug, game of rock paper scissors, sharing a joyous memory, an unhappy one, a favorite dance move, devising a secret handshake, and a final hug. they end their interaction in 8 minutes and 15 seconds, and leave with a new friend and memory. this, my friends, is how-to-make-friends.