To call someone by the first name is the minimum requirement in a friendship
If you have noticed, I am very particular in addressing every one of you by name every time I message or reply.
I feel happy and feel the closeness in friendship when I do that.
There are some blogfriends who have adopted some beautiful phrases or something like that as names. Though I have the same friendship with them, frankly I feel a bit inadequate in my warmth.
The reason why i try and get the name and go wrong sometimes