I Don't Like It When Friends Drift Apart

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 167 People

    Aw Man ....

    My three closest friends and I have all drifted a bit. Some of it was needed, some was ****** situations, some was outside influences getting in the group and detonating. Man, it sucks. I miss my boys! My b-day is coming up and I don't think even I am going to see you guys. The...
    EricS EricS
    36-40, M
    5 Responses Oct 7, 2008

    Can't And Won't

    I had a friend die last night. He was about fourteen years older than me, and worked for me; but he was my friend. The police found him dead in his car in Texas, as he had been sick and passed away in his sleep. It's sad, but he's in a better place now. The thing is, I need to...
    PrayersforRain PrayersforRain
    36-40, M
    Nov 27, 2013

    Drifting Apart

    Most friends in life are temporary, its sad but true. However, the ones that stay with you through your life are above friends, they are family. Not related by blood, but related in experience and a bond that is unseen. The temporary ones are great, they help you through times...
    TheMythLives TheMythLives
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Sep 30, 2008

    Everyones Disappearing

    I'm starting to talk to some of my friends less and less...  I hate it but then I guess I can't do anything about it. I just don't like the fact that I have so little friends now.. I'm not even sure who I can still call my friends anymore..
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2009


    I am hanging out with this guy I used to be pretty good friends with in high school. I haven't seen him since last summer. We occasionally call or text, but not much anymore. In high school, he was a straight-edge kid who was really into BMX and photography and cooking. Then he...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 3, 2013

    It's Sad

    It's sad,When friends drift apart,Break-up,If I had my way,It wouldn't happen,At all.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2012


    I guess they can always come together again, but i don't know why this one had to drift away.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Jan 15, 2010

    There Are People I Miss

    There are people in this world that I know and love and keep very dear to my heart, But they are gone, cast to the wind, Missing me too with no 'time' to deal no time to see nobody remembers where their smiles came from until they are long gone.
    intothewoods intothewoods
    Sep 30, 2008

    At Least One

    I really just want at least one friend I can be close to for the rest of my life.
    emipurple emipurple
    18-21, F
    Dec 1, 2013

    I wonder who I am in your opinion.

    I know you are closer to other people but when i see how close you are with other people makes feel a bit lonlier than i already am.
    puppylove42 puppylove42
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 31, 2016

    Drift Apart

    It is things that happens, we all drift apart for good or bad reasons.  Like the saying goes: If its meant to be, it'll be and if not, I guess not.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Sep 22, 2011

    Entropy, Ignorance, Apprehension?

    But it happens, and it hurts, but it is also preventable. Call or write or something - before it's too late........
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 18, 2009

    I'M Horrible For It

    It happens regularly it seems, sometimes for a reason sometimes for none at all. I wake up one day and your not there, "ah I'll call them tomorrow" and tomorrow never comes. A few years later your looking back wondering what happened to them, it's just a passing thought though...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 28, 2013

    Tired Of Trying To Be A Picture Perfect Friend

    I have a friend who is best in everything.....even though i stand up and always be there for him for everything he still doesn't consider me his bestie and neglects and just avoid me ... I'm not a bad person ...may lack few qualities i agree but still not a very bad company to...
    Andrieke Andrieke
    26-30, M
    Aug 3, 2013
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