I Love My Friends Like They Are Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 297 People

    Just In Case You Cant Read the Group Logo

    I JUST FELT IT WAS SOMETHING YOU NEEDED TO BE ABLE TO READ... FRIENDS ARE JUST LIKE FAMILY... NO MATTER THE COLOR, SEX OR RELIGION
    MsJuicyBoo MsJuicyBoo
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 26, 2009

    The Family I Chose

    There are those people who are chosen to be your family, whether it is your mother, father, brother, sister or a combination of these.  These are the people who you grew up with.  Then there is the family you picked for yourself.  After finding yourself and...
    pnutgallery pnutgallery
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2009

    I agree and I have all 3 types of friends.

    But, I have many friends for life that like a family to me.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 15, 2015

    Just had one of the nicest days with my friends

    :3 it's super sunny out so we just sat in a park field all day, talking and laughing and being happy I couldn't imagine life without these guys :3
    sadnessisbeauty sadnessisbeauty
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 15, 2015

    They Are Family

    My Friends are my Family...and my Family are my Friends.
    Dragon56 Dragon56
    61-65, M
    Sep 22, 2009

    I love my friends. Just like my family we argue

    and joke around all the time. And they are really on honest with me. Like when I showed my pictures (the one for the cover is one of them) to one of them and she said I could be a ********. LMFAO! Although I joke around saying it I'm not fully committed to that.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 25, 2015

    My Friends Feel More Like My Family And My Family Like My Friendenemies

    my family i hate the majority of them but they act like my friends sometimes so they are my friendenemies and my friend are my family we fight but we still love each other if one of us is hurt we are all hurt so it's just like my family are myfriends and my friends are my family...
    kathyorihara kathyorihara
    16-17, F
    Dec 23, 2011

    The Difference Is......

    You can not choose your family. You can choose your friends :)
    squid4u squid4u
    46-50, M
    14 Responses Jun 13, 2009

    A Quite Large Framily

    Goldie, Silver, Snowy, HBY, LNG, SS, Marcus, Cream, HG, My, Cow, Sooner, Pisces, MT, TRW, Mikey, and so many more are all my family more than simple friends.  These people are always there for me when I am down and they would do anything in this world for me and I would...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Apr 13, 2009

    But they are dead....

    ...........
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 15, 2015

    I cherish my friends.

    Some are my family. Or I should say, I am closer to my friends than I am family. sigh.. I am very thankful for them all. A childhood girl friend is coming to spend the week with me. We have known each other for over 45 years. wow I have a day by day list of events .....poor...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    Nov 1, 2015

    My Friends

     I TEND TO GO TO MY FRIENDS FOR ADVICE OR COMFORTING BECAUSE MY FAMILY ALWAYS TOLD MY THAT WHAT EVER IT IS THEY REALLY DIDNT WANT TO HERE IT. AND WHEN I WENT TO MY FRIENDS OR THEIR PARENTS FOR ADVICE MY MOTHER ALWAYS GOT UPSET . AND STILL TO THIS DAY SHE'S...
    23mary 23mary
    22-25, F
    Oct 3, 2009

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