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I Think Real Friends Are There When It Counts

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    A True Friend Steps In

    Long ago a friend told me this and have carried in my heart and mind ever since...A TRUE FRIEND WILL STEP IN WHEN IT SEEMS THE WHOLE WORLD HAS STEPPED OUT".....over the years I have found this to be ture and like Walt Whitman said: " I no doubt deserve my enimenes but I don't...
    PoppaBear53 PoppaBear53 56-60, M Oct 22, 2011

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    Internet friends are interesting complicated exciting. Some I sit and have morning coffee chatting away, others talk religion politics, or football. Others are there in the...
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    I have yet to find a friend I can call a Best Friend Forever. I guess at 23 if you don't already have that in your life, you may never find it. I've lost touch with my high school...
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    what is friend really means? the one who are happy for u when u r happy? or the one who makes u sad when they left u and makes u realize how important they r? the one who are...
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    That moment when your new internet friend suddenly doesn't want to talk you again, and you thought the friendship was real.
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    So I live up state. All my friends are down state. Nobody trys to talk to me anymore. unless I start a convo. trying to make friends in a new place is seriously tough. especially...
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    "The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't...
    RememberTomorrow RememberTomorrow 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Some of friends on the Internet are real not all of them
    Tefamy Tefamy 41-45, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have always had my doubts. I feel I have learned if they are real? Then they are just as this title says good for the internet as far as meeting them and they be true friends? I...
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    I used to have one. I am not sure if we are still friend or not because we don't chat much like before. Therefore, I think I had one, but not anymore. She met me online through...
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    a guy says I'm cute or he likes me? it's a sick twisted prank. some one says I'm funny OMG what are you trying to pull I live this way thinking like this.I have been hurt by so...
    youngkinyteenmom youngkinyteenmom 18-21, F 11 Responses a week ago

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    I have internet friends that treat me better than my real life friends. My real life friend Just ditched our plans on Friday... which happens to be my 21st B-Day. Just so she can...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 13 Responses a week ago

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    I use to have several women I would speak to nearly everyday for hours and months. One by one they disappeared and faded away. I miss them because i really got to know them or did...
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    oh really, you are a moron
    werewolfkid1987 werewolfkid1987 18-21, M Aug 21

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    When you're the one friend that listens to all their problems, is there for everyone, the " good friend " but you don't have one of those and so your left to deal with your issues...
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    I wrote few days earlier a farewell post about my dearest friend but today I want to announce I was mistaken. I never lost my dearest friend, I thought he was, I wanted him to be...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    when u meet an old friend after a long time . . . that moment is worth anything . . . happiness fills inside you. . . i love that unnamed feeling.
    95loneranger 95loneranger 18-21, M Aug 19

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    But the rarest is always the best. Plus, I don't need other people to complete me,
    AvinaRain AvinaRain 13-15, F Aug 18

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    once I thought I had good friends. they ended up putting each other against me... never knowing they coused all that misery themselves.
    Belgianbro Belgianbro 18-21, M Aug 18

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    Or maybe they're not, so I'm just speaking from my experience. How lucky I've been to have a friend that has stuck it through with me even when I pushed them away. It's hard to...
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    I wish if i could do the cloning of myself. I know as just being a good friend is a good thing. It is like if i could clone my own self and be friend with my cloned self. It will...
    sensitiveguy36 sensitiveguy36 36-40, M Aug 17

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    Good friends are rare because people often get along until you both or one of you had his mask off and get to face the dark side of that person or each other. The question later...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 17

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    You just never know if they would just unexpectedly betray you or lead you to something that you would end up regretting or would cause you your life. These days, it is becoming...
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    I want to find friends here....sharing about life...,thoughts....actually the one who listened to you when your down.
    SatomiZoe SatomiZoe 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 17

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    especially if you are the one always compromising and later give up because the 'friend' never cared as much as you did.
    WanjiraLee WanjiraLee 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 17

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    Yes... I met this friend on FF and it's been 9 months we talk to each other. He is a guy, very nice, very caring. He would be a perfect boyfriend. He is funny, patient and very...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F Aug 16

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    I believe this because for many people, including myself, the Internet is the only place they feel like they can be their true self. It's a place where they can escape from reality...
    waywardgirl98 waywardgirl98 16-17, F Aug 15

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    Even though I do believe that some internet friends are real, I tend to wonder whether they behave in their real life the way they do on the Internet. It makes me want to meet...
    Drastine Drastine 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 15

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    So rare that when you finally get one - they either stay with you forever, or turn on you and backstab you.
    Cessydesu Cessydesu 13-15, F Aug 15

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    I do! I have a few friends from internet and some of them are really nice. Wondering why do the best people live far away :(
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    Everyone needs real friends. Any other kind of friend is no friend at all.
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    i have met so many people on the internet...and then ended up meetin in real life. i have suceeded. but it seems once i got a boyfriend- it got harder to meet people. i mean...
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