It can be pretty lonely at the top.
For those who have money to burn but no one to spend it with, a Japanese company has a solution in the form of friends for hire.
The company, Family Romance, has a service called Real Appeal. You'll be able to select gender, age and "appearance" of your companions for large and small events ranging from drinks with a couple of guys, to large birthday parties.
The service includes "unlimited pictures for social networking, free of charge," the website says.Lonely, Friends, Selfies, Japan, and Sad