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I Want to Be the Best Friend I Can Be

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 205 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I want a girl who I can call my gf bit also my best friend someone I can be weird with and just be comfortable around her but until that time I can wait..
    LuisB3344 LuisB3344 18-21, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Have always had a dog since I was a little kid can't imagine life without one a dog is so loyal loves you no matter what truly is man's best friend the only thing sad about them is...
    RealSouthernGentleman RealSouthernGentleman 46-50, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I have been trying to write something meaningful and heartfelt about how much my hubs means to me but everything comes out sounding gushy and stupid. So how about this... Meeting...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

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    I need a new best friend. Someone who will always be there with me, who I can text all day, who will travel the world with me. I need a best friend who I can tell everything to and...
    courtneyyy13 courtneyyy13 18-21, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have a lover who was also my best friend. Introducing love into our friendship really changed the dynamics. My boyfriend claims that I'm still one of his best friends (overlook...
    InsaneFlowerGirl InsaneFlowerGirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 28

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    Hey guys! iam sorry if my english isnt that good becouse its not my first language. So like a month I feel depressed, sad, usless, lonely,... I dont want to go in school anymore...
    evica123 evica123 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I just found out two days ago , it was out of the blue for such a happy and cheerful girl to see 3 scars on her thigh it was so unexpected . At dinner in my school we were eating...
    secret687 secret687 13-15, F Mar 10

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    I see stories on here telling about couples falling in love. That in itself is always a great thing. What I want to know is how many of those consider your lover your best friend...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M Mar 14

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    once upon a time i fell in love with a girl who i never really talked to but became best friends with in a matter of weeks. after a month passed, i made a move and we dated. that...
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 6 Responses Mar 11

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    The person that was going to be my life long best friend slowly began to severely dislike me. I'd known him for 13 years, knew all the family ect. I was in love with him and it was...
    Christina916 Christina916 22-25, F Mar 19

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    I think a best friend is someone you can tell absolutely everything and not fear being judged. Not because they won't judge you but because you know they'll always be fair and tell...
    RitaMi RitaMi 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    Dear girl who broke my best friend's heart, It's funny, how I disliked you when you were going out with him. Ah, not funny; it was pathetic. Don't tell me it wasn't. When I found...
    DisguisedAsMe DisguisedAsMe 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    I'm so Confused! PART 1 So I changed schools. I finished my tenth grade and left to another school and stayed there my junior and senior year. In my junior year I met a boy named...
    M1k3L3vitZ M1k3L3vitZ 18-21, M Mar 5

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    So I got my first kiss on the lips from my best friend back in 5th grade - who is also a guy. We have been classmates since 4th grade and I gotta admit that I was really shocked...
    meryo meryo 26-30, M Mar 16

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    I want a Lover that won't drive me crazy,..... Well first things first, divorce,..( due to a series of very, very unfortunate events, the marriage that is) .......then I...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 13 Responses 4 days ago

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    I joined the experience project to make friends, to have somebody to talk to. I also want a friends who I can hang out with and talk to. I basically have no social life but I don't...
    LunaSolTierra LunaSolTierra 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 3

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    This song describes how I feel about the best friend I lost Hey ole Friend, thanks for callin' It's good to know somebody cares Yeah she's gone, but I don't feel like talkin' It...
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M Mar 8

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    it's hard . loosing your best friend . You think there there for you right ? Yea . I felt that way . Well my best friend is a guy . It started in 6th grade ... We had classes...
    charmainebowan71102 charmainebowan71102 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I can't believe it has been 3 years since you have been gone. When I was 14, me and my best friends had taken the world. The trio and I would do anything and everything together...
    tessagj14 tessagj14 16-17, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I used to have best friends during my school days. Not anymore. When I was in my 20s I went three 3 besties, only to find out they weren't my best mate cuz they said so. Only one...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    My best friend and I actually did fall in love with each other over the summer, and it was awesome to know that someone feels that way about you, but the situation was terrible...
    QueenTea QueenTea 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 5

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    I have never really had a best friend in my life. I know it sucks. I do have friends, but I don't have a best friend to share much of everything with no matter what and will be...
    JK7448 JK7448 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I think I have a best friend, but our friendship isn't as good as it once was. I want someone who accepts me for me, who can let me cry on their shoulder and let me explain later...
    blindangel92 blindangel92 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My best friend and I have been friends for six years. I told her that I used to have a crush on him, but that I don't anymore. I lied to her because she thinks it would be weird...
    catlover425 catlover425 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    My best friend met some girl and he apparently likes her a lot. I can't stand it. Like he is my friend, we used to talk everyday and i was his movie buddy. But now he is all into...
    saina45 saina45 26-30, F Feb 28

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    i want a lover who is also my best friend but all the time i found people who just want sex n horny ... i want polite people but wat i get are rude people .... i am sad no one love...
    HalleluiaIauwe777777777777 HalleluiaIauwe777777777777 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    I just want a guy best friend that I can tell my problems too and he doesn't try anything with me. I just want an honest true friendship with a guy. Like one tree hill. Lol
    NorthCarolinaNC NorthCarolinaNC 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Ever since I first met him, I always thought he was attractive. I didn't know that I could ever care so much for another human being till I met him. He has asked me out, but we...
    jswdancergirl1 jswdancergirl1 16-17, F a week ago

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    Back in January, I found out my best friend had sex with my ex boyfriend I had dated for 3 years. Yeah, we were broken up, but still... he was my first love and that's just NOT...
    Wvgirl20 Wvgirl20 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    i just want a boy best friend to talk to hmu if u want a girl best friend boyss,
    taken102 taken102 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    So about a month ago I had lost my two best friends. What had happened was that one of my friends was falling on hard times and asked if she could move in with me for a month. I...
    madhatter93 madhatter93 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    I Want a man that knows who I really am and make me laugh make me smile and don't take alot of things seriously if I can't get those things I don't want anybody I want a best...
    myranda27 myranda27 18-21, F 7 Responses Feb 28

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    I want a guy best friend! tbh i find guys more fun to talk to then girl. i think there easy to understand and there just awsome to be with! so if you wanna be my guy best FRIEND...
    Californialexiiiiiii Californialexiiiiiii 16-17, F Mar 4

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    I really want a person to be my best friend for a very long time, someone who can talk to me like we've known each other for years. Then when the future comes, to move in together...
    SuperWhoLock831 SuperWhoLock831 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    I suppose I'm very independent, set in my ways, solitary, whatever you want to call it. I've never had a best friend so it's not hard for me not to stop caring about someone if...
    EccentricalMind EccentricalMind 22-25, F Mar 13

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    I was sitting alone, watching the sky, feeling a bit sad, on the verge of tears...and she calls. I laughed and cried at the same time. I miss my best friend so much... We've known...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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