A Simple Friend

A simple friend
has never seen you cry.
A real friend
has shoulders soggy from your tears.

A simple friend
doesn't know your parents' first names.
A real friend
has their phone numbers in his address book.

A simple friend
brings a bottle of wine to your party.
A real friend
comes early to help you cook and clean.

A simple friend
hates it when you call after he has gone to bed.
A real friend
asks you why you took so long to call.

A simple friend
seeks to talk with you about their problems.
A real friend
seeks to help you with your problems.

A simple friend
wonders about your romantic history.
A real friend
could blackmail you with it.

A simple friend,
when visiting, acts like a guest.
A real friend
opens your refrigerator and helps himself.

A simple friend
thinks the friendship is over when you have an argument.
A real friend
knows that it's not a friendship until after you've had a fight.

A simple friend
expects you to always be there for them.
A real friend
expects to always be there for you!

Heather75 Heather75
31-35, F
1 Response Feb 24, 2009

Thats awesome... Im glad someone likes it =o)