It's hard being best friends with a guy when you are a girl. It is so much harder when you both start caring in a more-than-friends way. The most painful thing that could ever happen is when you realize you're both better off without each other.

This poem originally was published in Friendship Poems - Poems about Lost Friends

I Can See The Pain
I still see your face in my dreams
It hurts and it doesn't help at all
I still want you in my life as crazy as that seems
I want you to catch me when I fall

I still remember the first time we met
There was something so different about you
Your friendship was something I wanted to get
That smile when you said hi to me was so new

Out of no where you called me on the phone
I wanted to sit there and talk to you forever
You were so new, so crazy and unknown
I just knew that our friendship would never sever

Two years and we are barely holding it together
What happened to the way this all used to be
I never wanted you out of my like ever
I sat there for a long time pretending not to see

We decided to go out and make it all all right
It didn't work out of course we knew it couldn't
We couldn't even really stand each others sight
It shouldn't end this way but it did and I shouldn't

I miss you and everything you were to me
Ten years from now we will look back on it all
We will be older and finally be able to see
That love will stand the test of time and never fall

FREE Things You Can Do With This Poem

  • Find more poems by this author at the Main site
Visitor Comments (from the Voting form)
  • brittany
    your poem rocks i am going to use it for my class poem it is ok with my teacher.
  • Chelnel
    that poem was totally awesome. and really deep. i'm going through something like that now so its really great to know someone else is to . Keep it real. LOVE YA"LL!
  • emma
    tHis poem is touchin because it meanz so muj 2 me bcoz Im currently seperated with my best frend so thanx for dis great poem
  • tasha
    Gosh this is a good poem!ur good at writin poems i whichi was like u!it would be so such easier for school,in poetry anywayz lol!have a good day!
  • Bee
    it really makes me miss a friend of mine, but i know that she is happier w/o me
  • ishah
    well nikki though the words were so simple bt really good effort u r very much successful in lettn us remembre our frnds
  • salai
    i lost my friend too
  • Ronna Faye
    wattah! ang ganda po dis is truly inspirational for me and my friends.
  • Jaime
    i felt every word of this in my soul
  • Rachel
    I had a friends for 7 years and her and i ended it just like the poems stated. This poem really touched me. I can see us in a few years looking back and seeing that it was something that we could of fixed but never thought that it would end so we never took the time to fix it.
  • lucinda
    my best friend died in a car accident so i liked this poem it got to me a lot
  • Radhika
    very very good thats wat always hpn really liked it
  • latasha
    i liked it it's so true
  • nolwazi
    nikki touched my heart by saying all does words she/he nearly mad me cry that why i vote for him/her
  • Phoenix
    All I have to say is Wow. This is the exact poem I was hoping to find, something to describe what I'm going through right now. I just want you to know this poem is very accurate, it makes me happy to know that I'm not the only one feeling this way. Thank you for that.
  • Kezzel
    This look like me and my friend it really touched me this is great!
  • Kayla
    Its a really nice poem but I needed something different like I didnt fight with my friend she's just not talking to me
  • ramya
    This poem is so touching, im today leaving my friend who works with me in the same company and i could not say him that i'm changing my company. could not say him that leaving him and going away from him. i'm not able to express my feeling to him. i can feel the pain stated in this poem. :-( i did not feel this pain before thinking of changing the company, but now??? i dont have words to say how much i like him.
  • ie
    This poem did touch my heart because it happened to me. Now either me or him never contact each other again. I really did not know was it my fault or his fault. All i knew was our friendship ended the way i never expected will occur.
  • JOHN
    JST PERFECT,COULDNT SAY MORE. HV BEEN THERE AND AFTER READING IFELT AQUINTED WITH THE SUBJECT
There are 459 Additional Visitor Comments (click to read them)
All Visitor Comments on this poem have been posted by people who wanted to let the author know the poem touched their hearts. If you would like to leave a comment of your own, please visit the main Passions in Poetry site at www.netpoets.com.