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    #1

    past perfect or past tense?

    a) I had finally (just) made friends when (and) my parents decided to move out of the country.
    b) I finally (just) made friends when (and)...
    c) I made friends when (and)...

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    #2

    Re: past perfect or past tense?

    I think the past perfect works better to emphasise the sequence of events.

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