THE FRIEND YOU'VE KNOWN LONGER THAN YOU'VE KNOWN YOURSELF
History. Sometimes it works to your advantage, other times it doesn't.
This is that friend who sees you out of the context of your job, your relationship, your other friends and your life as it is now.
This is the friend who knew you when you had pimples and a bowl cut. There is something special about this person because they feel like home. It’s nice and comforting to be around someone who has known you forever.
"This is a friend you never have to put on a brave face for," says Bertolucci. "They know you better than you know yourself and accept you unconditionally."
out of the context 断章取义
Thomas says that he has been taken out of context on the issue.
We can make out the meaning of the word from the context.
The reporter quoted me out of context.