Read the following article on Shihui's Tale.
After the reading the handout, discuss the following questions.
1) How was Norly a good friend to Shi Hui? In what way was Norly a positive influence to others?
2) Why do you think Shi Hui’s friends swam back to support her through her swim despite already completing the race? How would it have been different if they had not done so?
3) If you were Shi Hui, how would you have felt? Why?
4) How do you think their actions impacted Shi Hui and the friendship they share?
5) What values and attitudes did Shi Hui’s friends demonstrate?
6) From the story, what can we learn about meaningful friendships?