I Can't Keep Friends

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 19 People

    Yep, its been forever

    since I've been up here, due to personal matters, but It ****** me off because due to my hectic and distant lifestyle, I never manage to keep a true best friend, also its very depressing. I'm sorry to all those I've been a lame friend to, I hope maybe one day you can forgive...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 7, 2015

    What Can I Do To Keep Friends?

      I've tried to hold off on writing about this but I could really use an opinion or two. I can't keep friends, and I don't know why. I'm 26. I work for myself as a writer and freelancer, I'm single (date sometimes), travel often and am super ambitious -- only in the way that...
    stephmiller stephmiller
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2013

    14 And Can't Keep Friends

    I tried hard to keep them.. which was probably the reason why I don't have them anymore. I basically have 3 true friends and we'll see if even they like me in the next coming year. I honestly don't know why I try anymore. So what the heck, who needs friends right? I guess I'm...
    mylifetolive mylifetolive
    13-15, F
    Jul 6, 2012

    Why Does This Keep Happening?

    All I can say now is every time I think I've made a friend, they leave. I try to do all the right things---mainly give and take. I email and email back, but it's always the same---they move on and stop talking to me and NEVER tell me why! :( SB
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 23, 2010

    Following My Dad'S Example Might Be A Good Thing...

    While I have read all of the how to have friends books, and consistently, say, compliment friends on traits and various things I genuinely admire in them, even if they are someone I don't like [who is mean to me] who I need to be sociable with. I have come to the conclusion...
    penname penname
    41-45, F
    Mar 23, 2013

    I Have No Friends And Its Not By Choice

    For some odd reason I can not keep friends. I don't know if its me or what. Most of the ladies I call my friends have a hidden agenda like using me. I was friends with this one girl Im going to call her J. She became my friend through my boyfriend. She didnt have a car so I would...
    lundi lundi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 14, 2012


    I'm verey picky who I choose. So if I picked you, theres a good reason why!!!!!
    GetToKnowMe GetToKnowMe
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 3, 2008
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