This poem I wrote to my best friend of four years that I will never forget. I think it is very important for every one to have a true best friend, and I hope that everyone is as lucky as me and finds one. And once you have one, never let go of that friendship.

This poem originally was published in Friendship Poems

True Best Friends
Like a needle in a haystack,
true friends are hard to find.
That's why I'm so thankful that I can call you mine.
Whenever I need a shoulder you're there to catch my tears.
You've kept my many secrets,
Throughout the past four years.
You've been there through my afflictions,
You've witnessed my defeats.
I'll remember all the good times,
And pray the bad ones don't repeat.
With you my heart is honest,
but there's one thing I never told you.
Thank you for everything you've done
There's no one else like you.
No one that could ever be a
true "best" friend like you!

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  • Chevy
    Hey. Totale kwl poem. hope u can publsh mre. ur an author @ hrt.
  • Crystal
    That poem brought tears to my eyes. My sister in law is my best friend, and today is her birthday, 30th at that. I can not be with her because I moved 1300 miles away 3 weeks ago.
  • christine
    on a scale of ten, it is a twenty. extremely cute.
  • santhi
    a nice poem. i like very much
  • Roselaure
    That is sooooooo SWEET!
  • jade
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  • mellisa
    hey its me agine i just wanted to say that my friends think this is the best f. poem they ever read about friend ship so im letting u no how much pplz enjoyed your poem =] love mellisa
  • mellisa
    omg this poem tuched me so much. i love it and i think it should have 9 stares just love it! =] omg i cant stop reading it and i sent this to all my best friends forever over myspace and posted a coomant so every one can see! =]
  • shaylee
    I liked this pome beacuse me and my friend are not so well.
  • Marina
    I think this poem is really sweet, me and my best friend, Lauren, have been friends for nearly 9 years and I am going to send her this! I hope she loves it as much as I do! :P
  • Danielle
    This is a truly inspiring poem I LOVE it! It reminds me of my best friend and I when we were through good and bad times. you are a great poet Crystal! :)
  • Marquetta
    I love this poem b-cuz I have a friend who is always around when I need her the most. Yeah we had our bad times but we came through and yes I do pray that the bad times don't repeat. When I need a shoulder, a hand, and someone to talk to she is always there. I thank her and appreciate her for always being there when I needed her the most. Good friends are so hard to find but a friend like her is really worth the search.
  • diane
    the poem is great,very realistic!
  • wendy
    that was the best poem that i have read
  • FAIROZ
    my vote is 10/10. this poem is awesome. u made my day by this beautiful poem.
  • Rosa
    This poem was beautifully written. It says just the right words. I wanted to include something else in a card for my best friend and this is the poem that speaks the truth. Thanks!
  • Ranjit
    This is excellent.
  • Jessica
    This poem is awesome. The author put a lot of thought into it and it paid off, thats for sure.
  • Jennifer
    great i like this one very much. it sounds like my best friend Jolene.
  • chloe
    i sent this to my friend a few years ago and we've been the closest of friends since. this poem really shows true friendship.
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