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I Can Be A Really Good Best Friend

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    I love meeting new people sharing stories and struggles.I am a good listner and very loyal in friendships.To be a true friend to someone you must be caring giving of your time.Hearing and caring about what the other person is going through and being there for them.Just my humble...
    Southernwomen Southernwomen 51-55, F 2 Responses Jan 25, 2013

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    GiaZol GiaZol 16-17, F Jul 8

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    I've known my ex for 15 years, her older brother for just as long. He was my best friend, we grew up together, and we were brothers. 8 Years ago, he was killed in Iraq, and over...
    bigbluecolonel bigbluecolonel 26-30, M Jul 16

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    There is a girl in my band class, that I got to know really well last school year. During the school year we got to become really good friends if not best friends. During second...
    marchdan marchdan 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    My best friend was Jordan and I meet her when I was like 7 believe it or not we first met in a church which was ironic cause she's an atheist and I'm undefined now. Anyway we got...
    DarkRun421 DarkRun421 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My guy and girl best friend started rumors that I was sleeping with my crush, who also had a crush on me. My crush and I had admitted it to one another, but at the time we weren't...
    RaielleMae RaielleMae 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    So my best friend, her brother, another guy friend and I went on a long holiday weekend getaway. We all slept in the same room and the first night there we all drank. Her brother...
    alya07 alya07 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    The void I felt as I fell apart was, at least to what I could imagine in my mind, probably equal to what you felt when I'd left you in the hospital. I began to feel very sad. I...
    justderek justderek 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    We've been best friends for over four years now. He's gay so we could honestly talk about everything and anything. We could walk through the mall talking about how cute that guy...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F Jul 16

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    I wish I could find a really nice girl who's fun and trustworthy to be best friends with. I've never had someone like that before, someone who's like a sister, someone who you do...
    lesha17x lesha17x 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    We don't call our selfs best friends, but I believe we are the best friend of each other. He is really the only person I can be smart with, and actually hates me when I play dumb...
    Notwhatyouthinkiam Notwhatyouthinkiam 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I am in love with my best friend. She's a girl. And straight. Well ... ****. And I love her so much it just hurts and I'm even thinking about ending our friendship. Because she...
    perksofbeingamermaid perksofbeingamermaid 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I lost her... Again. The first time she left was back in October I think because me and her boyfriend had started talking and became like brother and sister. She left and I cried...
    talia13 talia13 16-17, F Jul 7

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    Sevenup1 Sevenup1 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    its been awhile since i logged into my ep account..bad thoughts are lingering inside my head again..and maybe thru writing in ep i can tune out these unhealthy thoughts im having...
    redchic4 redchic4 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Notwhatyouthinkiam Notwhatyouthinkiam 16-17, F 15 hrs ago

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    HarlieMarie HarlieMarie 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    21anchors 21anchors 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm almost 30 years old, so I thought my days of horrible friends and unwanted drama were long gone...I was wrong. I started working with a girl "Meg," last year. We started...
    monkeytine monkeytine 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    jeanjellybean13 jeanjellybean13 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I'm 17 years old and I'm in love with this girl. We've been going out for 4 months and it's amazing. But her best friend is bloody creepy. In the first week that we were going out...
    Georgewash1 Georgewash1 16-17 1 Response 4 days ago

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    iwassoStupid iwassoStupid 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I still know her but I rarely hang out with her, and I don't have many friends so she's one of the bestest friends I have ever had. It's hard for me because she used to tell me...
    heyyy502 heyyy502 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    NahilOweidate NahilOweidate 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    basketballislife15 basketballislife15 13-15, F Jul 14

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    mandybaby27 mandybaby27 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    Okay so I friend got pregnant at 17 I'm a year younger then her and you know she went through a really bad time with people being so mean to her about this pregnancy i was there...
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    MissIHateEverything MissIHateEverything 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    dragonheartss dragonheartss 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    cj177 cj177 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    CollegeStudent22 CollegeStudent22 22-25, F 14 hrs ago

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    erls09 erls09 16-17, F Jun 30

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    I didn't know what true friendship was until I met my best friend. We met a year ago, when my life was at it's worse. Everyone thought they were no hope for me to change, I got on...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Jul 3

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    Hi. I'm new to this place, so I don't know much about it. But since this is an experience project, I'm going to share one. My best friend, passed away on the 3rd of May, 2014. He...
    ary07 ary07 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    I am 13 years old , well i have some good friends but not a real best friend . I would like a best friend : a girl or boy ... just like me : i am a person who loves kind and funny...
    lolxoxswag lolxoxswag 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I love someone and would give the world to have her, but..... I'm in such deep love with someone, and I cannot shut her out of my mind, not even for a second. I wake up several...
    aldream221 aldream221 31-35, M a week ago

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    I want to see myself like in the movies; With a gay best friend, a guy friend and a girl friend. :p lmao but I think that is too much to ask. I haven't found a best friend that is...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    So basically, my best friend is a girl and so am I and I feel like I love her. We talk at school every day and we talk for At least 4 hours by text every night. We love each other...
    ShingekiNoSlay ShingekiNoSlay 13-15, F Jun 30

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    marisolalexis marisolalexis 13-15, F Jun 30