I Am In Need of True Friendship

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 2,369 People

    I told my friend everything

    that upset me and stressed me out everything she put me though. So I did it. I did what everyone told me on the site and my family and some friends told me to do. I told her this. Well Sarah every time we talked it was hard to talk to you. Just being honest when i say all this...
    yellowsunset yellowsunset
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2014
    Brianna43 Brianna43
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    I'm a mom and spouse is in the military

    so we've moved a lot. Making friends with other moms is difficult. It's still cliquey and many are very pretentious--I'm not. I'm from the mid west where people are generally friendly but here in D.C. Other moms are real snobs. Why is it so hard to make a good friend when you're...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 14, 2015

    I feel like no one even cares about me.

    I barely have any friends anymore..
    iSkateboard iSkateboard
    2 Responses Jan 12, 2014

    I'm looking for a friend.

    I can talk to, have come with me in the dressing room and help me pick out clothes and etc. I want a friend I can cry on, talk about anything with, I do the same for him. We would have each other back when it comes to 100% cases. I want a true friend seriously.
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 23, 2015

    I've been looking for this

    for a really long time
    hebr0 hebr0
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Jun 11, 2014


    Throughout the years I have had many friends, but none of them seem to stay around. They always end up stabbing me in the back or ditching me. I'd go into more specific details but there are too many times to count. I have an amazing fiance and a wonderful mother, but I am going...
    Seaburt Seaburt
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 4, 2012
    Hteag Hteag
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2015

    I don't have many friends

    but the ones that I do are either hard to reach or just fake friends. I have this one guy friend who I thought was my 'bro' but recently he started showing a lot of disrespect towards me. He keeps on saying "******" when he knows I'm gay and that word is hurtful and just laughs...
    HeyRainbow HeyRainbow
    18-21, F
    Feb 1, 2015

    I feel like I have no really good friends.

    I see people with their "bffs" all the time and I often feel something is missing in my life. Sure I have a few friends but no one that I feel like I can go to about everything, and the few that are my friends aren't very good ones either. Honestly right now my bf is my best...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 30, 2014

    I need some friends I can get close to (not in

    a gross way, just like sharing my thoughts, inside jokes...). I feel so alone. I don't have people around my age to talk to, a few females and a male or two... I love telling riddles and jokes!
    Kvikings102 Kvikings102
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jul 26, 2014

    I told my best friend one of my biggest secrets

    and she just laughed and taught it was a joke. It seems that she doesn't know me that well...
    UneReveuse UneReveuse
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    Hi. I need a true friend.

    .. As a child I suffered from various forms of social anxiety.. I was born the second child. I have 3 brothers. We are all a year apart... I was born in Hawaii to parents active in international drug trade. My mom was a hippie from Omaha, Nebraska. She followed the drug trade...
    Nalimarie Nalimarie
    2 Responses Oct 17, 2015

    Looking For A True Friendship

    Im looking for a true friendship, I want positive fun loving friends. The friends I have do not have any interest in the things that I love to do. I love going to the park, having picnics, bike rides with the kids (I also have two amazing beautiful kids), CONCERTS/ music and art...
    jlimones jlimones
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Jun 23, 2013

    Something I Have Never Had.

    Yes, I have friends, but I am more of a friend to them then they are to me. I have a habit of making friends with selfish people, who only care about themselves and who aren't compassionate to my problems or my needs. I think the reason I attract these types of people because I'm...
    Retrokid Retrokid
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 17, 2010

    I don't understand why it is

    so hard for me to make friends where I am from. I have no problem connecting with people away from home. I have been putting my children in activities hoping that I can connect with other parents, but I feel like I am in high school again. No thanks.
    jaynepayne jaynepayne
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 3, 2015

    I have to many fake people in my life,

    I have too many "friends" that say they care ], and the truth is they probably don't cause their words speak way louder than their actions. I literally have no true friends at all. I just wish I had one or two people in my life that meant every word they ever say to me and...
    FFPower FFPower
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2015

    My Thoughts On "true Friendship"

    I've learned a lot throughout my struggles with friendship. At the beginning I thought true friends don't exist because so often we trust our friends only to see them leave us, and so OFTEN friends come and go for very selfish reasons - I believe there's hope. I had a close...
    overjoyedhippo overjoyedhippo
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 24, 2013

    It's not easy to find a true friend

    who will stood up for you, cry with you when you breakdown, do crazy stuff with you and get into trouble, take care of you when you're sick, confront people that hurt you, who don't backstab you, talk back about you.. It's not easy to find real friends that stay after knowing...
    NynnaDavis NynnaDavis
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 4, 2014

    if i say i am pure in friendship.

    it means I am. i don't misuse the word friendship.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses May 14, 2015
    KillerBitch4 KillerBitch4
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Dec 8, 2014
    pinky221157 pinky221157
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Mar 31, 2015

    Am in need of true friendship.

    .some one to talk to...am a failure at maintaining friends and this has left me alone which scares me big time and makes me sick in my stomach, always find my self crying all the time.
    fairy2015 fairy2015
    26-30, F
    Nov 11, 2015

    iv been good at picking the right friends .

    . between fake friends and friend who only wanna get you into trouble.. so a real true friendship would be amazing. someone I could trust and would be there for me unconditionally as I would be for them.
    ShawnaMae123 ShawnaMae123
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 11
    contradiction154 contradiction154
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    I don't even think I have friends on here tbh.

    Faelan and Morgan, you guys are my only friends LOL
    3st3ll3 3st3ll3
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2015

    I really need good friends.

    Not people who just want a piece of ***, just a friend I can tell everything to and share funny pictures with.
    NemoNoMore NemoNoMore
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jul 8, 2014

    Friendship is a little more trust,

    a little less try, a little more laugh, a little less cry, a little more u a little less I, Friendship is simply u and I in this beautiful world.
    Neelima143 Neelima143
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2015

    I've no true friends,

    mainly because I am an introvert and hardly anybody understands how introverts behave except introverts themselves. Sometimes when I am happy or down I really wish there is someone who can share them with me. I am a great listener too, so if you have things to share I would...
    solitudeofmine solitudeofmine
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2014

    Being an introvert, making friends has been a

    sensitive and grueling task for me. Yet it can be all so fulfilling at times. What bugs me most is that I don't know if my friends feel the same way as I do about them. I find that I'm always the one initiating conversations or asking them how they're day went. Sure they respond...
    hesitations hesitations
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 3, 2014

    I need new friends. Loyal friends!

    I have a boyfriend but it would be nice to have a female friend. Since there are some things where my boyfriend won't understand or a a girl who would enjoy going out with me!
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 1, 2014

    I need friends, nearby

    or far away, who will care about me and check up on me. I'm an extremely lonely person, and all of my friends have since moved on. Is there anybody who would like to get to know me, maybe stay up late talking about life? I sure would like that.
    discman15 discman15
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 15, 2015

    I lost all my friends

    and I have tried really hard to make new ones and can't seem to and I feel like my life is falling apart and I feel so alone. I have a "best friend" but he lives a state away and we never talk it's more of an honorary title because I've known him my whole life and I have a...
    saddleupjep saddleupjep
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2015

    I just need to find someone to understand me

    and make me feel accepted. I want to feel important and make a difference in someone's life. I need someone who gets me and makes me feel like I matter, like everything's gonna be ok, I just need someone who's true nothing more, I don't want people and their judgmental...
    Rainatmidnight97 Rainatmidnight97
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Mar 10, 2014

    It's extremely hard to find "True" friends.

    All the friends I've had either wanted something from me or expected something different from me. I need a friend that doesn't want anything out of me except to be friends. One that cares if I'm hurting or depressed. Please Help. 😪
    AManOfFewWords AManOfFewWords
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Sep 2, 2015

    i feel like I'm weird.

    . need a person who feels same
    yumadatme yumadatme
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Feb 24, 2015

    I just need someone willing to talk to me

    when i feel alone in the world. I need a friend that will not make me feel bothersom and clingy. I just need someone i can talk to about anything. I dont know if this person is out there.
    footballgal56 footballgal56
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 5, 2015

    I don't know what it is about me

    that I can't keep friends. :( I am nice and mabye alittle awkward but I treat my friends really well. I have had to remove quite a few from my life because they were taking advantage of me or just not good people. And then I find someone I get along with really well and they...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 17, 2014

    Hi. I'm in need of a real friend.

    .. I haven't had a good friendship for almost a decade.. I miss having a confidante... Somehow I lost trust in humanity. Trauma in my life.... But Im now seeking to change that. I believe that if given the chance, the majority of people inherently want to be good, friendly people...
    Nalimarie Nalimarie
    1 Response Oct 17, 2015

    I am a man of 51 am married

    but i am lonely ,sounds strange i know but my wife is obsessed with avon and that is all she talks about all the time ,she hardly ever talks to me about anything else unless its to nagg or something also have a daughter of 12 who is lovely but demanding. i am looking for a...
    tiggysdad01 tiggysdad01
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 19, 2014

    I been thru a lot and I always been there

    for the people who needed me but when I was in need of some one to just listen they all turn there back on me I feel very alone and trying to keep looking forward but some times is hard so if someone need a friend as much as I do please add me because we all need friend in our...
    sadisticshark sadisticshark
    31-35, M
    Jan 3

    I Want Somefriends Who Will Care About Me

    I have been a very caring and giving person but instead of getting that in return over the years-all I have gotten are people who have used me.More recently when my husband was diagnosed with cancer 2 people who I thought were my friends, one I had been there for with her cancer...
    wildwriter wildwriter
    41-45, F
    10 Responses Jan 25, 2011

    Got Friends ?

    I feel so lonely.... I wish I had a sister a best friend, someone I can talk to n go for a walk have breakfast n enjoy the day eith or just be on the phone n talk about silly things ....
    JDelCid85 JDelCid85
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 16, 2013

    I hate that my friends put me their second

    friend I don't want to me a replacement I want a friend will put me first What should I do :(
    GravityFall GravityFall
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 7, 2014

    I need friends that will always be there ands

    will give me the hugs I need when I'm having a bad day.someone who will be with me forever and never leave,especially when things get tough.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 14, 2015
    Lovischka Lovischka
    1 Response Aug 15, 2015

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