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I Want to Be the Best Friend I Can Be

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    Awesome Lines From 'Bleach'

    You have been hurt by unspeakable pain and sadness. Lets carry each other's indelible stains. Don't give up on living! Will I end up losing them someday! I want to protect you and your fading smile. So… Even if the resounding voice calling should me should wither Even if the...
    FriendsForEverandEver FriendsForEverandEver 18-21, M Apr 21, 2013

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    So Far... So Good!

    If you can be a good son or daughter, parent or sibling, then you can probably take from that and be a good friend as well. For me, I have never had a problem being a good friend. I cherish my friendships, they are all unique and specific to each individual. If I didn't have a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 8, 2011

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    Not Sure Where Good And Controling Seperate

    I think every one believes them self to be a good friend. I don't believe I have ever heard a person exclaim to not be.The way I grew up, a friend was a person that was fun to be with but wasn't depended on. The only person I depended on was me. Every one else was extra.Through...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 4, 2011

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    Love And Forgiveness

    I always try to be the best friend i can be. I am always putting myself out there for others.. and that is what i called to do.When they blame me for things that go wrong in their life.. i realize it is pain talking and its not really about me.To be a true friend, i have to look...
    moonstar312 moonstar312 36-40, F 8 Responses Aug 24, 2011

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    I Think I Am....

    even at my own expense sometimes. When my anxiety was so bad a few weeks ago that I hadnt left the house in days, except for therapy, I still got out and walked half an hour to collect my best friend after she had an abortion, and take her home. I put her to bed, and spent hours...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2008

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    What Is a True Friend?????

    When I saw that my good friend, My, had started this group I had to weigh in because I am focusing on being the best friend possible to all my friends.  When I think back to the people in my life that were truly my best lifelong friends I can see common characteristics that...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 19 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    I had a best friend a few years ago, we were inseperateble we were each other's Rock, no matter what happened to us we knew we could count on each other to be there and if any guy...
    LayBishhh LayBishhh 22-25, F 17 hrs ago

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    There's always that one friend, the friend no one will ever be able to replace. I love and miss her every day, but she's not the person she once was and she doesn't want me in her...
    MissListless MissListless 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    I don't know if we're bestfriends since we don't say it to each other, we're not cheesy... But for me she's my best friend... Dear Gayley, It's been 5 years we haven't...
    helloIamK helloIamK 13-15 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I do love my best friend. And she loves me. We loved each other many times in fact. We loved each other anyway I can't talk about on this site.
    rose353 rose353 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    Question! if you secretly fell in love with your best friend would you stay best friends and if so, why?
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F 7 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    My BEST friend named Abbey is like my very own sister. We tell eachother everything!! We get into those stupid fights but we make it through:) She's one of my friends who has...
    cantsaymynamesorry cantsaymynamesorry 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    HHHHEEEEELLLLLLPPPPPP!!!!!! Should I keep her or dump her? So it's been months since I talked to her. Long story short, not going to bore you with the details, but she came over...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    ...and I don't know what I should do. I know I'm not her *best* friend but I am one of many - she has many she considers true best friends and her BFF is her sister - but in my...
    themissmoxie themissmoxie 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    I have a girl best friend were gunna call her k (she's not the one I'm in love with) we'll we were best friends for like 3 years over all and I knew my guy best friend since 4th...
    thecatso thecatso 13-15, F Nov 13

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    I suppose it all started the night of hallowe'en when i was walking back from a party, drunk, having already purchsed my kebab, and wanting to devour it in peace. My memories are...
    lologreeno lologreeno 16-17, F Oct 23

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    So, this girl, she is my best friend. She is also my cousin, so we've known each other since we were born and stuff. She used to be kinda mean, so didn't like her. But then she...
    AvaRawr AvaRawr 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    I know that I am fortunate enough to have this right now in my life. A manager that I used to work with, Maggie, told little Tina and me that her husband is her best friend, and...
    MiZShortiiE MiZShortiiE 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Ever have that friend who would do anything to protect you from harm or pain. A friend that would do anything to save you. But it just so happens to be one of the opposite gender...
    dreamforever789 dreamforever789 18-21, F Oct 22

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    in love with her... my girlfriend currently is my bestfriend before. we met each other when i am around 11 year old and she 13. my girlfriend is two years older thn me as you can...
    LuCiFeRz LuCiFeRz 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    First thing, I am a male. So, let's get going... I met this girl in 9th grade and we got along really well from the beginning (I'm pretty sure she liked be back then for a couple...
    ghioagabou ghioagabou 16-17, M Nov 4

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    I never thought this will happen to me. I have a boyfriend but I still can't accept that I am falling in love with my best friend. I had planned to break up with my boyfriend since...
    trishakaye trishakaye 18-21, F Nov 5

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    I'm in deep love with my best friend, and have been for over a year. A few months ago, I was forced to move away to find work, and try and restart my life following the break up...
    aldream221 aldream221 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    My boyfriend and I have been dating for over half a year now. We knew each other in middle school, and I had a huge crush on him. Unfortunately because of that I was too nervous to...
    MyDearDiary MyDearDiary 18-21, F Oct 30

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    I recently met her and I thought we were going to be best friends forever. I was naive and stupid. I was recently getting I've a brief period of sadness because one of my other...
    LittleRose18 LittleRose18 16-17, F a week ago

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    I am a closeted gay, and the only one who knows about it is my best friend, K. For a little backstory, I am white but only fall in love with black people. K is black, incredibly...
    gay4ever gay4ever 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    We were friends before they broke up and we are still friends. My best friend left her for another and she was so depressed. She talks to me a lot and I understand both of them...
    TheDarkLorrd TheDarkLorrd 22-25 Oct 27

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    This is actually kind of a rant. So my best friend of two years is a guy, his name is Seamus (pronounced shay-mus, ik its confusing) but anyways we dated back when we first met and...
    brimc7 brimc7 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I used to have a best friend. We met in primary school at the age of 10. There were a few of us in a group but she was always my closest friend. We didn't live that far from each...
    EmmaXP EmmaXP 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 3

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    I hope one day, because i love her with my whole heart and i can't see my life without my best friend and lover. I'm deeply in love with her she is my best friend for as long as i...
    xSkylerx xSkylerx 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    hello im new is this EP ; i just want to talk to someone because i really dont feel good !! i feel disappointed because nobody seems to care about me !! the people i always...
    Star123654 Star123654 18-21, F Nov 7

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    I wish I could have a best friend not just a best friend but a close best friend that I can tell anything to and won't judge me and will respect me for who I am and will always go...
    Loverforsweets Loverforsweets 18-21, F 10 Responses Nov 10

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    It sucks how my best friend is. All he worries about is finding his next boyfriend and he goes threw them faster than he changes socks and says the same thing about all of them" oh...
    Sparkles4Soul Sparkles4Soul 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    I've always been somewhat "popular". I've always been well known in all the schools that I've attended, but never felt more happy than when I'm chilling with just one best friend...
    wakeschoolsleep wakeschoolsleep 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    I want a best friend whom I can talk to often and about anything. I feel lonely... Respond to me if you would like to be my best friend!
    Husky1011 Husky1011 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My best friend is a female who I also love. However my friend Matt is the funniest person I've ever met in my life. I guess you could say he is my male best friend. I can be...
    Jennerrous Jennerrous 36-40, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I mentioned my best friend over in one of my other stories (I Want to Gain A Lot of Weight in Fat, that one). And I wanted to talk about him a bit more. I've been friends with him...
    gainerguy1997 gainerguy1997 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This was early 2012 and I met my lost best friend at a party where we talked about personal things and exchanged things. We became best friends after that. I don't think she...
    jacithepanda jacithepanda 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I still think about you all the time. Ever since you came into my life I haven't been able to get you out of my mind. The way I felt around you was the must unreal thing I have...
    Danielt104 Danielt104 18-21, M Oct 25

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    I have one in person but I only see her at school :( she's always busy. I'm looking for another best friend who I can tell anything to and they will understand me and will except...
    nomorelies13 nomorelies13 13-15, F Nov 2

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    I go on Facebook to see what people are up to. I come across videos of self harm and bullying videos. All I can think and don't want to imagine is waking up and hearing that my...
    cutemonkey cutemonkey 13-15, F Nov 2

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    can guys and girls really be best friends and no more? me and my boyfriend have been best friends since 5th grade and now we are dating (we are both in 9th grade now) just curious...
    babyitskassie babyitskassie 13-15 3 Responses Nov 9

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    Our 29 Year Age Difference! Hello, I am 21 and my boyfriend is 50. We meet on AgeMeet.com.We were friends for a couple years before we got together, we have been together 3 amazing...
    danacc11 danacc11 26-30, F Nov 12

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    I just miss having a guy as a best friend. I have plenty of friends that are girls and I do appreciate our friendship and everything but I miss having a guy best friend. Not...
    MariexOkay MariexOkay 13-15, F 4 days ago

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