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I Think Everyone Needs A Best Friend

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    salix75 salix75 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    Let's Sing

    A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. - Unknown
    RedDust RedDust 41-45, F Dec 16, 2012

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    Graduation Portrait

    March 30, 2010.. here in my country, the most awaited time of the year for most students., It's graduation time y'all! Caught up in the excitement, I went to the salon to get my hair done.. chemically straightened for I had wavy hair. I was burning with anticipation for my HS...
    dnettie18 dnettie18 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2012

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    I think everyone does need a bestfriend

    even if that bestfriend is their only friend. Friends are like family, they have a key to your heart. Yeah friends fight but bestfriends make up. Everyone needs a bestfriend so they don't feel lonely or sad. Because sometimes when people go home they don't have a nurturing...
    XxkenziexXkiss XxkenziexXkiss 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2013

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    I disagree here. I've known my best friend for something like five years. I've always loved him, but never known he felt anything for me. Now I do. Greatest thing that's ever...
    Mjjim86 Mjjim86 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    My husband is amazing! He had to work to get me to go out on that first date but that's all it took! We met at work, where I currently work although he no longer works here. He...
    highhopes4baby highhopes4baby 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    I miss having a best friend.. the kind you tell everything to everyday or every other day. The person that understands you accepts you for who you are. Never judges. Always makes...
    Freeturkey Freeturkey 26-30, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    This may sound a wee bit silly to a lot of fokes. I have a best friend, he is 11 years old, he is very comforting to me. he does not question me, he likes to sleep on my clothes...
    flyingangel7 flyingangel7 46-50, F 7 hrs ago

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    I have seen this more and more and I don't understand. Best friend -A person whom one knows and with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically exclusive of sexual or...
    lovedandadored lovedandadored 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    ​know i am very young, but yes I've fallen in love. so it all started in kindergarten. we instantly connected, he was my best friend over everything. we both had a learning...
    seersh98 seersh98 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Hello everyone. I am 14 years old and you might think this is just the stupidity of teenage hood but I seriously have a problem. So I became friends with my "Beast Friend " 4 years...
    AlexandraMikhailov AlexandraMikhailov 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    My best friend is great. I love her, and I think she loves me. Till she stopped responding to my snapchats and texts (despite opening them), we would text for 3 hours daily. I want...
    kylalafferty kylalafferty 22-25, F Mar 25

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    I believe everything happens for a reason and that you meet everyone that you meet for a reason. Most of my friends have been girls, but I've had one really good guy friend and...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    My best friend thinks that I've changed and I hate him because we used to hangout all the time. Then high school came and we don't hangout as much. I started basketball, he got a...
    mariahann88 mariahann88 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I feel extremely guilty even writing this, but I can't keep it to myself anymore. My friend-last year definitively a "best" friend and this year one of my roommates- has become...
    messycrazylife messycrazylife 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    i only have one true friend and she's far away from me. going to college, i thought i would find someone like her. apparently not. I have friends but you'll know it when they're...
    MylifeasMae MylifeasMae 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 31

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    Soul sisters, to be frank - That's me and my bestest best friend, which is what we like to call each other. We've only known each other for about a year and we didn't start of as...
    xxxrina xxxrina 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    My best friend wants to move across the country to be with her boyfriend who moved there recently for graduate school. If they weren't profoundly in love with each other, I wouldn...
    RelianceOnScience RelianceOnScience 22-25, F Apr 2

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    Unlike most of the stories here on the same subject, absolutely nothing ever happened between me and my best friend: we never dated—nor did anyone ever even suggest it or say we...
    luehdnoea luehdnoea 18-21, M Apr 10

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    Hey everyone.I am 15 years old.Last year I lost my best friend last year.And by lost I mean that she stopped talking to me.We had been best friends since kindergarten and it was...
    inecrazyandhypersensitive inecrazyandhypersensitive 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I figured out how get my boyfriend to open up and stop being really depressed. Now I think he needs to see a doctor. He's been having nose bleeds, insomnia, headaches, vomiting and...
    Vampireloveless Vampireloveless 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    My best friend and I were friends for 3 long years. Sadly our friendship is over, but I don't want to dwell on that. She's changed. She's not that girl that I knew anymore. But I...
    sarah81199 sarah81199 13-15, F Mar 21

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    I am feeling a bit disappointed because most of my friends did not greet me a happy birthday. Sounds petty, right? But it's a big thing for me because a little greeting can make me...
    huangzichen huangzichen 18-21, F 14 Responses Mar 31

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    Maybe hate is too much but… I thing she is not my best friend anymore, I don´t know what to do. I met my best friend 4 years ago and we became friends very quickly, we had fun...
    CaptainMer CaptainMer 16-17 Mar 31

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    Well I've had two best friends and it turns out they weren't worth it! Painful lesson everyone, never ever lend your friends money
    PainfulInjustice PainfulInjustice 26-30 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I am head over heals in love with my best friend. Scratch that. I have 2 best friends with whom I am in love. First, there is my husband. We have been through more than any 2...
    staystronglivelong29 staystronglivelong29 26-30, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've been dating my boyfriend for a year and a half, and hanging with his friends pretty much the whole time. I haven't really got comfortable with them until recently. See, what...
    edlineuser edlineuser 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I've known my girl best friend, Francine, for 8 years now. She is very bright, very funny, very nice, and the best friend anyone could ask for. I am the luckiest guy in the world...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 21

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    January 29th 2014....my best friend who I have known for 12 years...committed suicide. She was only 19. She left behind a 3 year old son, her husband and everyone who loved her...
    kristencameryn kristencameryn 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I have been grieving over my best friend since we both grew apart. She turned into a mean spirited person and started just being awful to me and my family who had always treated...
    SubmissiveArtist SubmissiveArtist 18-21, F Apr 9

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    You know what I think , I think the best lovers are those who know you inside out , who've grown with you and seen what you're capable of , yes they are your true friend indeed . I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Mar 28

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    So I kissed my best male friend on lips. It is more like an expected one but it was still very satisfying. He has been someone who is really supportive and we get along really well...
    koomi koomi 18-21, F Apr 2

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    I love my best friend, but I don't think it's necessary to have contact everyday just because of that one fact. Simply because we have a stronger bond than most, doesn't mean we...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M Apr 6

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    I am always around for anyone who needs a friend and for someone to talk too... I'm a great listener and have been told I give great advice.
    Findingteesh Findingteesh 26-30, F Apr 9

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    Okay, I told my best friend of 13 years that I have feelings for him, he said he feels the same. He then went on holiday and while he was on holiday he called ME asking me for...
    ClaireD97 ClaireD97 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I miss my best friend so bady 😭😭😭 Sometimes i just wish i could go back start over. Maybe if I had a second chance, I wouldn't have lost her. She can't possibly know how...
    TaylorNicoleee TaylorNicoleee 18-21, F 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I may not only love, but be in love with my best friend. I have never been a fan of her boy friend that I unfortunately introduced her to, thinking they would be a quick hook up as...
    EccentricTree EccentricTree 18-21 Mar 25

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    We met 20 years ago in nursing school. She was so funny! We were in the same carpool together. She was from Korea but she was adopted at age 9 by an Italian family, and she had the...
    SanitySister SanitySister 41-45, F Mar 25

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    It is currently April 2014, and I have been texting her since September. She is the person I could turn to when no one else was there for me. The person I could speak to about...
    AwesomeGardevoir AwesomeGardevoir 16-17, M Apr 9

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    At school me and my friends have a group, with 5 girls Alex, Adelaide, Brenna, Grace and Me and I am the only one without a best friend. Adelaide has a best-friends called...
    bryannnnaaa bryannnnaaa 13-15, F Apr 11

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    My boyfriend is technically my best friend. He's got a lot of special titles from me. But I'm not really sure I'll ever have a real best friend. The first reason is because I'm not...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    I have two people i really consider my best friends. Theres my first best friend, who i've been friends with since i was born and i grew up with. We don't see each other often...
    whitemiddleclassteengirl whitemiddleclassteengirl 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    He's been my best friend since 2nd grade. I think he feels the same about me, but I don't want to risk ruining our friendship. Can anyone help?
    Wishingtobegone Wishingtobegone 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    My best friend is AWESOME. (No, it's not myself, he really does exist). :D We've been best friends for a few years, and he's cheered me up when I felt sad. He has been there for...
    Knicksfan20 Knicksfan20 18-21, M Mar 23

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    Here's to the best friend who... Can pep-talk away my tears. Here's to the best friend who... Is there for me when life turns its back. Here's to the best friend who... Assures me...
    Amsch95 Amsch95 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Hi, i'm Sara, i'm 14 years old, and i'd like to have a guy best friend 14-18 years old, i have a lot of female-friends and i don't have a problem on making female-friends but i've...
    SaraKh286 SaraKh286 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I want a best friend that will be by my side 24/7. Who will always be there if you need help. Who I can act crazy around with. Who do everything together. Who doesn't care if I'm...
    Secretdiary92 Secretdiary92 18-21, F Apr 11

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    okay so first off, im a girl and so is my best friend. we have only known each other for a couple of months because i just recently moved states and schools, well when i first...
    thinkingofaway thinkingofaway 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My whole life ive always had pets and they were always there when unreliable people stabbed u in the back and lied to ur face and etc...i think i would be truly alone and depressed...
    RedBats RedBats 26-30, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have many friends but i just want that one best friend. Like i want to be a best friend to someone and be their best friend only. Someone to connect very easily with....
    dawntaker020 dawntaker020 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I just want to say that I love my best friend. He's the best thing that's happened to me since I moved to this dead old town and I love him so much I get the urge to hug him just...
    monaxi monaxi 18-21, M 2 days ago

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