I Have Always Tried to Be There

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    I'm Sorry My Dear

    I have always tried to be there, but have fallen so short. I was to be there for our sons first doc appointment when you found out that he was austistic, but i was on a plane. I was to be there for when things go bad for you at work, but when you had a bad day I came home and...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Mar 14, 2009

    For My Friends...

    I am always there. I help and I heal. I'm very motherly towards them. And if they need a hug or to even be put in place I'm there. I always have been. Since I was little I've been a diplomat in fights, or a word of wisdom, or even just the source of a joke to lighten the mood. I...
    occasionallyconfused occasionallyconfused
    Jul 9, 2013

    I Have and Still Do

    whats the point in being a friend if your not going to help them and listen to them when they need a shoulder to cry on, somebody who will listen to them and not judge?!  if your a true friend you would try and be there for your friends and family.  <3
    deleted deleted
    Aug 23, 2009

    I've been there for my friends,

    giving them the attention they want. I'll continue on being there for them,even if they hasn't been therefor me when I needed them the most.
    advancedstar advancedstar
    16-17, F
    Jun 8, 2014

    I Have Really Tried...

    I have really tried to be there whenever somebody needed me...I still try to... But at some point I realized that I just can't help everybody... I just can't be there all the time... Besides, if everyone has been there for everyone, then we would've never learned to rely on...
    misunderztood misunderztood
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2009

    I wonder if anyone has ever considered me their

    best friend, or if I was a thorn in their side... I'd like to think I am not alone...
    Harper101 Harper101
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 2, 2015

    Even When No One Was There For Me

    yeah, im your friend. yeah, i have my own problems. yeah, i do always say that i look out for myself. but let's face it. i will break my back for the people i care for. i will never come out and say it, because im shy with words, but no matter what is happening to me, i will drop...
    Celea136 Celea136
    18-21, F
    Oct 30, 2011

    I Have Always Tried to Be There

    I have...I have always tried...To be there for everyone.My family and friends.Always the peacemaker.But then I realized one day I would fail the challenge..The horrible decision of being a good friend or saving your own self.It was the first time I chose myself.I knew I had...
    PerpetualWinter PerpetualWinter
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2009

    At The Expense Of Myself.....

    This year has been a particularly difficult one for me. I have had a lot of health issues what with a sickness bug and reaccuring toothache, my sister tried attempting suicide and I basically learnt that I have no-one. I feel like I have to parent my 18 year old sister as my...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 17, 2012

    I Have Tried To Be A Good Friend

    No one likes to feel like they are a number in the circle. No one likes to feel that they are an afterthought or someone being worked in a busy schedule. I have tried to be a good friend. I answer ALL of my messages no matter how long it takes. I have tried to remember all the...
    akindheart akindheart
    61-65, F
    13 Responses Jun 26, 2012

    For My Family

    It kills me to know how there were times when someone neede me and i wasn`t there.i tried to get to them.only to find i was to late.it is not easy to live with .i hope they know i really tried to be there.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    2 Responses Mar 16, 2009
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