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I Believe a Best Friend Is Family

Do you believe your friends became family to you? 638 People

    My best friend is more of a sister to me

    than my own has ever been.
    AuntieShani AuntieShani 36-40, F Aug 11, 2014

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    Family Is Where Heart Belongs - With My Best Friends

    It is said that friendship is the relation you can make. All others are made for you. While love is the relation between 2 hearts, friendship is the relation between heart and the heart beat.Without one the other doesn't exist...
    booklover4ever booklover4ever 18-21, F Jul 3, 2012

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    My Family Is Now Adopted

    My uncle by marriage (now divorced) to my aunt. My roommate. My mentor. My other friend. and they treat me with respect. I now reject anyone who does not respect me. My family did not. Maybe my mother tried. but she was so sick.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 30, 2012

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    My Brothers

    I have five brothers, my parents named them after the apostles: John, James, Paul, Peter and Phillip.  This is absolutely true.  I just posted something where I mentioned my brothers, but I think maybe the idea belongs here. I grew up in a large, Catholic family...
    Debra27 Debra27 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 21, 2009

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    My Best Friend Is Like A Sister

    We share and tell everything! we are very close and she is 1 friend one could ask for ? When ever I feel down she is like a phone call away. He supported me like my family would with all my troubles. I have the greatest friend anyone could ask for! She is like my sister!
    Speed61 Speed61 26-30, M Jan 12, 2013

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    To My Pal And Confidant

    I just got done spending another great, but to far in between, weekend with my best friend. It always feels just like old times and we talk as if no time at all has really passed. It is nice to be with someone who understands you in all of your weirdness and partakes in some of...
    GrahamCracker626 GrahamCracker626 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2012

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    I Always Separate Friends F...

    I always separate friends from family but having a best friend is almost like family, actually it's more than that because I can tell my best friend things that I can't tell my family.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 20, 2009

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    Best Friends

    Your best friend just has to be your family if he's your best friend. (I mean that as it's impossible to describe.)
    Bryceman99 Bryceman99 13-15, M Jun 29, 2009

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    My best friend is my brother

    who is 8 years younger than me lmfao
    crypticcrime crypticcrime 18-21, F May 20

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    They Are

    (may she rest in peace)I had one best friend that knew more about me than my whole family combined. She was there for me more and she just understood me. She was like a sister a mother a pastor and a best friend rolled up in one. If I ever needed her no matter what time or what...
    ariel901 ariel901 18-21, F Sep 29, 2011

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    People

    To tell the truth, most of my immediate family have died, My one living brother ******** my mother estate down to nothing. When i divorce my wife a few years ago my two adult kids turned their back on me refuse to talk to me. I am but a human and humans are social creatures, so...
    jadecrow jadecrow 51-55, M 4 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    am glad i got a best friend

    who will always be there for me n make me feel special
    atomicbombastar atomicbombastar 26-30, M May 27

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    Yes I Do! ...

    Yes i do! well my family are, i can't speak for anyone else, i suppose i am lucky in this respect, my spouse, daughter and my son are my best friends also,. But there the old saying springs to my mind, ''you can pick your friends, but you can't pick your family''
    welshbabe welshbabe 46-50, F Jun 20, 2009

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    The Christmas Trip

    We were Juniors in High School and had been friends since 6th grade so she was the obvious choice when my parents told me I could pick a friend to take with on our Christmas vacation to see family.  Now I was born and raised in Texas but my parents weren't as lucky; they are...
    GrahamCracker626 GrahamCracker626 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2012

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    Everyone who I become close to becomes more

    apart of my life and therefore becomes part of my family. So let's try to be friends.
    amarie0710 amarie0710 22-25, F Apr 9, 2014

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    Telling My Parents That Am Hiv Positive!

    I have been Hiv Positive a year and some months now and i feel guilty every day knowing i dont know how to tell my parents and i dont think i would ever, because i some how think that they would not wont to ever talk to me again. i some times become scared that my boyfren would...
    ironman2281 ironman2281 26-30, M 12 Responses Jul 17, 2012

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    I love this girl:) she did an amazing job on my

    hair and she should be a hairdresser:)
    FriendlyCanadian321 FriendlyCanadian321 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23, 2014

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    For My Bestie :)

    I just got back from a trip to the town where I grew up. As is usual when I'm spending a lot of time with my family, there was some stress. Also as usual, that stress was greatly alleviated by my best friend. We met in a sixth grade art class. Both of us were misfits, and after...
    StellaDiBellezza StellaDiBellezza 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 13, 2012

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    I have sooo many blood relatives all over the

    world, most of them I have yet to meet, but they're just never around when I need them most. Like my big cousin who I looked at her like a big sister more isn't around anymore, my aunties and uncles aren't around, not even my grandparents... The only real family I do got is my...
    MixedJayy MixedJayy 16-17, F Jun 5, 2014

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    Best Family Of Friends

    Who says that friends can't be considered as family? Who says that? Who's law is it? I do consider most of my friends like family and I don't see that changing. It could be my family's friends, my EP friends or my new penpal friends but that doesn't make them any less of family...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jun 12, 2010

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    There's No Other Way!

    For me... it's pretty darn hard for me to not include a best friend as part of my family! They become my sisters and brothers. :-) I introduce them to the key people in my life, my blood-related siblings and my mother. They are worried for, taken care of, talked about (mostly in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 20, 2009

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    Sometimes Even Better.

    Best friends choose each other.  Family is born to each other. So there are times I am much more open to my best friend, and inclined to share deeper things with them. Yes... best friends are family... in all the right ways. And I wouldn't trade mine for the world.
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F Jul 30, 2009

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    Had a fun night with this girl:) missed the

    good times we had together
    SexyCanadian321 SexyCanadian321 22-25, F Jul 8, 2014

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    I was watching videos of kylie Jenner and her best friend stas together and I love them so much they are such cute best friends I wish I could have a best friend like that where we...
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