. We like to think that the friend we make are people who we can trust to keep our secrets, make memories with and people who will not hurt us. Never in a million years would we think that our friends would be capable of betraying our trust and confidence, like Marlon and Jack.

The theme of people who are close to us can also be the ones to betray us is evident in the four texts.
Betrayal can cause a strong bond between us and people who are close to us to be broken.

Betrayal is a harshly wounding action. It can leave an imprint on a persons heart for many years and it can also make them loose trust in people who they are close to (loved ones)