A common answer I heard during rush was: “it’s just something you have to experience to understand.” I probably said that to recruits as well.
As I’ve moved along in my fraternity journey, I think it’s becoming easier for me to define. Brotherhood is not as vague and intangible as it once was for me.
At this point, if someone were to ask me to define brotherhood in the fraternity sense, this would be my reply:
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