I Have A Friend That Died

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    Her name was Keisha and we grew up in church

    together. She was two years older than me, but one grade ahead; she was retained in one of the earlier grades, just as I was. We gravitated towards each other because we were considered “outsiders”. Outsiders in the House of the Lord? Yes, outsiders in the House of the Lord...
    41-45, F
    Nov 24, 2015

    (Picture attached) Recently,

    I lost my dear friend, Ashley, to suicide. I miss her everyday :( We were in choir together and this picture was taken at one of our first concerts. I was so nervous and Ashley made me feel better. She was the type of person that made everybody smile but could never do the same...
    Abbigale333 Abbigale333
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Jan 31, 2016

    Miss you my sweet angel 💜 💖 teach them

    how to ride a bike and how to smile so sweetly ..
    russianangel russianangel
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2015

    I still miss you Chelsea.

    It's been so long and I still think about who you could have become.
    KrisEC KrisEC
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 17, 2015

    my best friend since middle school died last

    year she had a heart defect since birth she was 21 I miss her so much It's never the same
    conservativegirl24 conservativegirl24
    26-30, F
    Dec 12, 2014

    In memory of a dear friend.

    It may be 3 yrs but it feels just like yesterday. I miss you dearly, love you forever. <3 R.I.P
    Coldbrezze Coldbrezze
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 27, 2015
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    Feb 24, 2016

    In my teen years in Virginia I had a very close

    friend who passed away a couple of years after I had moved away. He had a heart problem and died after complications from surgery. We had stayed in touch for awhile so his girlfriend was able to get a hold of my parents to pass the word along. She said that he still talked about...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 22, 2015

    I actually just found out on facebook

    that one of my internet friends (who I met on here) passed away last week. I'm feeling kinda sad but i still cant believe it. we would talk everyday about everything from personal issues, music, anime shows, life experiences and more. the last time I talked to him before he died...
    BeautifulSoul09 BeautifulSoul09
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2015

    Fare well Major Tom. RIP.

    Sad we loose David Bowie. He was an incredible influence on music and culture. I don't think there will ever be such as soul as his. He will be missed.
    ljjams ljjams
    51-55, M
    Jan 17, 2016

    Today was her birthday,

    Happy Birthday Ashley!! Today you would of been 18.
    Shydude23 Shydude23
    18-21, M
    Jul 5, 2015

    Several in fact. On New Years day a friend of

    mine I hadn't talked to in a while was found dead in the woods. I don't know the cause of death.
    Doomflower Doomflower
    31-35, F
    Jan 27, 2016

    It's been 22 days sense we lost a dear friend.

    .. Idk if this will ever get easier.
    kcov88 kcov88
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 12, 2015

    This is actually what brings me to EP.

    My best friend Kyle died last month, very suddenly. He and I had been friends since grade school and recently separated because I went away to school. But distance couldn't break our bond. We spoke every single day via Skype, text or long talks on the phone. we literally told...
    50ShadesOfYellow 50ShadesOfYellow
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Aug 10, 2015

    I had another friend

    who died. He struggled with addiction for a while. In and out of the hospital from accidental over doses. Rehab. Sobriety programs. He was doing really well. I'm not sure what happened and caused him to relapse. He was so happy to be clean and sober. He couldn't wait to say that...
    Philli8807 Philli8807
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2016

    When I found out that she had died,

    I didn't feel anything at first. I was shocked. I couldn't believe it. Hannah, my friend, dead? In a car crash? No. I was denying it. Then realizaton hit. My friend... My Hannah... Was no more. No more late night conversations. No more awful karaoke sessions. No more fangirling...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 5, 2015

    This one is quite odd.

    I'm a long haul truck driver. One of our drivers parked his truck at a truck stop in Texas. Company didn't hear from him in a couple of days and called state trooper to go and check on the truck. What they found was he was still in the back sleeping, but was asleep in death...
    stumpy325 stumpy325
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Mar 28, 2016

    my boyfriend was killed by someone on 11.

    25.2015. I miss him so much we had our ups and downs like every relationship but we have bin together for 5 Years. The last thing he said on the phone to me was he loves me. I keep thinking how the week before he died he slept by me the entire week and he just kept saying we...
    uaculmer uaculmer
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Dec 15, 2015

    On October 31, 2015, we buried my childhood

    friend, Keisha after years of prostitution and drug abuse; she was found dead in an alley. Thirty-plus years later, Keisha died the same way her mother did. Keisha had two big brothers, Harry and Derek. When Harry reached eighteen years old, he refused to attend Sunday School...
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Dec 28, 2015
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    1 Response Mar 9, 2016

    I'm not even sure if im ready to talk about it,

    6 years and im not ******* ready! It easy to say " life goes on" or " i should move on" but really hard to do , really hard to not think about it , not thinking about how my life would be if he's still alive !!!
    othmanetazi othmanetazi
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 13, 2015

    I have a best friend died of cancer.

    . To this day I really miss her.Then I had a friend past away due to someone came into is apartment and stabbed him to death.
    eyeamalive eyeamalive
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    Isn't it funny how when a close friend

    or relative dies we realize how awful we were to them? Or, at the very least, how we simply deflected them? My old college friend Andy has been gone for about 3 years and I still think about all the times I could of done better; I think to myself "oh, why didn't I invite home...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Jan 28, 2016

    RIP to my friend Xavier Woods .

    you came a long way. it wasn't your time to leave😪
    chillcee2 chillcee2
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2015

    Best friend. lost him at a very young age

    and miss him more every single day
    Spfxartist13 Spfxartist13
    18-21, F
    Jun 28, 2015

    I was in a 4 wheeler accident

    when I was 10 and was trapped under it with my friend who died. I'm still amazed by how much my life has been defined by that moment.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 15, 2016

    My friend died today

    and I'm going to miss him so much
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Dec 22, 2015

    My best friend killed himself

    and I couldn't stop him.
    kaitbaitkait kaitbaitkait
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2016

    My best friends brother hung himself in his

    closet back in 2008, she took it really hard and we all tried to be there for her but I think it traumatized her because she was never the same, I don't blame her though I mean that's rough. 6 months later she jumped in front of a train and killed herself. When I found out, I...
    civics22 civics22
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Apr 21, 2015

    That was a ******* bad experience

    that I don't want to remember it again & again, which just seems like my birthdays, u know!!
    MahmudRahad MahmudRahad
    22-25, M
    Dec 28, 2015

    My best friend who I saw

    as a sister that I never had passed away on 2/20/2016 after they try to remove tumor from her stomach. She had stage 4 cancer. I know she in better place and I know she put up a great fight. I just miss her greatly. I didn't get chance to see her or tell her goodbye but her...
    RainbowxXxLove RainbowxXxLove
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 26, 2016

    A really good friend of mine passed away in the

    last week. He got sober about the same time as me about a couple of months after I stopped drinking so did he. I met him on his last day of drinking. He was a really great guy, real laugh and interesting to talk to - he had led a full life from never going to school as his...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Nov 27, 2014

    I have a friend that died

    before high school graduation
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400
    22-25, M
    Jan 24, 2016

    One of my friends was hit by a school bus on

    his way to school he suffered really badly and passed away but I did not get to say my final good byes to him it haunts me to this day
    overlord0209 overlord0209
    16-17, M
    4 Responses Jun 29, 2015

    i m 24 year old and y financial conditions is

    not good ... so i want to sell my kiddny. . interested can call me..
    jatin888 jatin888
    22-25, M
    Feb 11, 2016

    i have a few friends

    that passed away with cancer, i miss them dearly.
    Louisemich77 Louisemich77
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    My dear Brielle I wasn't the kindest to you

    sometimes and I will not blame it on my depression but blame it on you hurt the closest people to you. I'm sorry I've been selfish and I know you want answers. You already have them all just put them together and you'll find it. It was never you baby, you did nothing, you were...
    lawsonbrownbrielle lawsonbrownbrielle
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 23, 2015

    On Saturday it'll be a year

    since we lost him. I think about him all the time and wonder why at 28, his life ended. He was beautiful and kind. But something shifted, sadness took over, and in a blind moment a bottle of pills dimmed his beautiful light. I will miss him forever.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jan 5, 2016

    A best friend who was also my boyfriend at the

    time. Gone too soon. Forever and always in my heart :)
    deleted deleted
    Nov 8, 2014

    My best friend died when we were 15 years old.

    He had leukemia and he died before I expected him to. Actually I expected him to survive, however, he did not make it a month after he was diagnosed. I miss him very much. We went through school together for 10 years and we were very close. I miss him so much.
    abbassford abbassford
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2016

    We used to have lunch together.

    I wrote a post about him several months ago. That was before I knew he was dying. Before he knew he was dying. This morning I walked by the picnic table where he always sat...Even after I started sitting elsewhere. I always knew that I could walk by that table and there he would...
    lifealwayschanges lifealwayschanges
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    I lost a good friend of mine a few years ago.

    He went out to sea on a fishing trip with four other guys I grew up with and got caught in a bad storm. They never found them. It still breaks my heart to think about it.
    gimmedangerlittlestranger gimmedangerlittlestranger
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 15, 2015

    I lost my friend 2 days ago,

    we have been friends sense kindergarten.. She committed suicide, she didn't think she was good enough.. She may not have had the prettiest face, the perfect hair, the perfect eyes, perfect body, perfect butt, but she did have an amazing personality, she was perfect, she treated...
    Micheleplausteiner6 Micheleplausteiner6
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 25, 2014

    Found two nights ago

    that a friend died 2 years ago. Didn't expect that. He was a good friend and will always cherish the time we spent together and pray for his family.
    roselani2005 roselani2005
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 5, 2016

    I have a friend who died

    while on a hiking accident. She was just walking and out of nowhere the rock she was on became dislodged and fell to her death, with this massive boulder coming down to crush her, killing her instantly. Thankfully she didn't suffer, but she was a wonderful person of only 20...
    TheRedTie TheRedTie
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 16, 2016

    A sister can be classed

    as a friend right? When I was 14, my older sister committed suicide. She was 16. Now I'm 16, and I want to die. But the only thing that's stopping me is I don't want my parents to feel how I felt when I found out...
    pitykitty pitykitty
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2016

    I met April thru a long time friend

    that was her co-worker at a bar I sometimes go to. She was the kind of girl that could light up a room with her energy. last thing I said to her was ill see you Saturday for lunch cause she was working day bar, I never made it in that Saturday and I found out that next sunday...
    darkestshadows darkestshadows
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Mar 3, 2016

    My best friend killed himself

    because he was doing drugs I should have told someone but the only reason I didn't tell anyone is because he said he would kill me if I did so I didn't and he was only 12 when he killed himself
    skyegraeler skyegraeler
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 28, 2016

    I just came home from her wake.

    Her service and burial are in two days. It's so hard to even grasp the fact that she's gone from this world. She was one of my closest friends. We went through elementary, middle, and high school together and we had so many fun memories with each other. So many inside jokes. So...
    nemophilist8 nemophilist8
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Nov 2, 2014

    When I become aware the date it happened is

    getting nearer, I realise why my mood becomes darker
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    I am a dad who recently lost his wife to a two

    year battle with cancer, she was only 38 . So sad, takin life day by day😎
    drew7777 drew7777
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Sep 6, 2015

    It's going to be 4 years in December

    that I've lost my good friend. Anyway, she died from pancreatic cancer. No one knew that she had it till she was in the hospital. She was one of my bridesmaids for my wedding 5 years ago. She was like a sister to me. I miss her phone calls and her texts everyday. I miss her so...
    kdegala77 kdegala77
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Sep 3, 2015

    my best friend in high school.

    ...... after I moved away, in year ten, we lost contact. I heard years later he had died in a car crash as an 18 year old. I found out a few years ago it is believed that someone else was driving the car, and after the crash they had put him in the drivers seat and left him for...
    scottie1974 scottie1974
    41-45, M
    7 Responses Apr 11, 2015
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