Best Friend Poem

This is a poem for best friends.

You

I still remember the first day we met
We were too shy to say much at all
It's funny to think back to that time
Because now we're having a ball!

They say that true friendship is rare
An adage that I believe to be true
Genuine friendship is something that I cherish
I am so lucky to have met you.

Our bond is extremely special
It is unique in its own way
We have something irreplaceable
I love you more and more each day.

We've been through so much together
In so little time we've shared
I will never forget all the moments
that you've shown me how much you cared.

Friends are forever
Especially the bond that you and I possess
I love your fun-filled personality
Somehow you never fail to impress.

The world could use more people like you
it would certainly be a better place
I love everything about you
You are someone I could never replace.

You are always there for me
When my spirits need a little lift
I cannot thank you enough for that
You are truly an extraordinary gift.

You are everything to me and more
I could never express that enough
Life is such a treacherous journey, and
Without you it would be even more tough.

Our story will continue to grow
With each passing day
Because I trust that with you by my side
Everything will always be Okay.

You are so dear to me
You know I will love you until the end
I will always be there for you, and
You will always (and forever) be my best friend.

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Published: May 2008

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  • that's a awesome poem and I have a best friend like that

    lindsay Submitted Mar 2009
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  • I love this poem! It makes me happy during a hard day. It also makes me want to cry. I am lonely right now. This poem has love written all over it! It is alive!

    Laraine Smith Submitted Sep 2009
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  • Hey I love this poem. I have a bestie just like that and I thought about her and times we spent together..thanks for good memories

    Krissie Submitted Feb 2010
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  • wow...I just loved it.
    well I'm thankful 2 the person who wrote it...and put the words and feelings what I exactly feel for my best friend...thanks a ton....:-)

    Miki, India Submitted Sep 2010
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  • I loved this poem, it's just so genuine.
    I don't have 1 girl best friend, but I have my important girls.
    I have a best guy friend and I love him so much, but I'm a little insecure about it... I loved it, really, thank you so much for writing this poem... best friends are 4ever

    Alice, Portugal Submitted Nov 2010
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  • I recently had open heart surgery and I have a friend that was there with me... just want to tell you thank you for posting, I can never write what my heart feels except for saying thank you. but thank you for these beautiful words.

    Carla, Knoxville, TN Submitted Dec 2010
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  • I loved the poem! it is how I feel about my best friend forever Kelly! thank you for helping me express my own feelings....

    Robin, Ohio Submitted Dec 2010
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  • I have been looking for a poem to give to my bestfriend today is her birthday. I found yours and it is truly a blessing, everything I want to say to her. She has been so good to me and I didn't know what to get her for her birthday. This is going to be a beautiful gift. I know she is going to love it. Thank you for saying what I need to say.

    Pj, Indiana Submitted Jan 2011
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  • cool
    touches me
    reminds me of one of my friend
    who is my TRUE FRIEND but not best friends
    when I fight with her I cannot stop thinking about her
    until I said I am sorry then I was able to concentrate on studies

    Christina Submitted Feb 2011
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  • I love this poem. It is amazing. Reminds me of my best friend. (: She is everything the poem says.
    I do love her more and more everyday. She's always herself. Energetic. Lovable. Happy. Proud of who she is and what she does.

    Annette, Houston Tx Submitted Mar 2011
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  • I love this poem!!! I am using it for a project at my school. I only wish I knew more about the writer. This poem is amazing! I feel in love with it the first time I read it! It is beautiful... Hope I can find more about the author... Wish me luck! :D

    Cara, South Carolina Submitted Mar 2011
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  • Thanks for writing this poem!!! I will give this to my bestie on her birthday! I think she would love it! its everything she is! funny, happy, loving, caring! thnx for writing it! its the best poem ever!!! Lol

    Ariba, Texas Submitted Apr 2011
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  • Wow I sent this to my best friend, she cried. Me and her are like the ying and the yang the ping and the pong. we are never apart from each other :)

    Elizabeth Submitted Apr 2011
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  • wwooooowh! This poem is so touching... I have a best friend like that and everyone in my class knew I was talking about her when I had to read it to the class...

    Nasra, London Submitted Jun 2011
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  • this is really good! I have a best friend that's always there for me no matter what. she's awesome, and I had this crush who became her boyfriend, and I still kind of liked him, and she didn't get mad at all!

    Taralynn, Albany Submitted Jun 2011
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  • My best friend moved to Zurich and I miss her a bunch. We had sleepovers every Friday and we were inseparable.

    Madi, Waterloo Submitted Aug 2011
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  • I love this poem!! it made me wanna cry the 1st time I read this!! and I bet my best friend will feel the same way:.)

    Ashlie Dame Submitted Aug 2011
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  • I lived in Vevay, Indiana throughout elementary until about the middle of 2nd grade and then I moved to Milan, Indiana and then I moved back to Vevay in the time period of a month. Then I moved to Versailles, Indiana at the end of that year. I stayed there until about the middle of fourth grade and then I moved to Florence, Kentucky. See even though I didn't move to a lot of different cities, I did move a whole lot in each city I moved to. In about the middle of 8th grade I moved back to my wonderfully, small hometown, Vevay. My childhood was pretty screwed up and I didn't remember much of it, but the one thing, or should I say person, I remembered was my bestfriend from kindergarten. See, when you remember someone after a lifetime of heartache and broken-down childhood dreams, you know they made an impact on your life and that they are important to you. Me and her are extremely close now and I'm proud to say she's my bestfriend. She will always be in my heart <3

    Zoe, Vevay Submitted Oct 2011
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  • this poem is beautiful.. it helps me get through a really bad day. my bestfriend just moved to South Carolina so its been hard and this poem just helps me remember all the good memories.

    Elizabeth, North Carolina Submitted Nov 2011
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  • I love this poem I gave this to my friend because we got in to a huge fight to day. I read this to her, this made me and her best friends thanks to your poem thanks

    Sophia, Pennsylvania Submitted Dec 2011
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  • This poem is true in soo many ways. I have a best friend that has been there for me since 7th grade and it never ceases to amaze me how amazing and wonderful he is. I love him with all my heart and I can't imagine my life without him. I love you Angel<3

    Briana, Austin Submitted Jan 2012
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  • I love it me and my friend is just like that I can't wait to give it to her on Monday

    Jada,Dallas Submitted Feb 2012
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  • This is sooo much like me and my best friend Shanna. She is always there for me when I am upset and I am always there for her when she is upset. We will always and forever be true best friends! Love you Shanna xxxxxx

    Aabbey Adams, Basildon Essex Submitted Feb 2012
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  • Omg! That remind me of my best best friend we love to do amazing stuff together! I love him so much! He's like my brother. I spend a whole lot of time with him! 24 hour probably?? Maybe 13?? Idk a lot of time though Haha.
    So this reminds me of him. I love it!! <3 <3

    Deandrea, Shiprock Submitted Mar 2012
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  • This is such a sweet poem I started crying!!! I met my best friend in daycare!!!! She is there for me through my ups and downs and never doubts me at anything!!! I love her so much!!!! She is awesome!!! This poem reminds me of my BFF Madison and I. I love you Madison!!!!

    Kelly,Sherman Oaks, California Submitted Mar 2012
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  • I love my best friend she is always there for me and I will always be there for her. I love that poem is reminds me of me and her.

    Yvette, Chicago Submitted Mar 2012
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  • This is what me and my bestfriend are like! Me and him have a special bond that I can't explain. I love him to death and I just moved here so we have shared many moments together in just a few months. He really is a great guy. He is my bestfriend! I have my girlfriends too but he is my best guy friend ever!:)<3

    Cassidy Submitted Apr 2012
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  • I haven't a story at this time but did love your poem. You sure put your heart into it & I call that type of poem a heart poem... Keep it up, it's excellent!!!

    Patricia Kubicki, New Hampshire USA Submitted Apr 2012
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  • I love my best friend so much and me and her were born to be together! I used to be bullied until I met her! She turned my life around. One of my good friends died and he was only 14. So this poem is really amazing and makes me want to cry...

    Esme Sawyers Submitted Apr 2012
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  • Makes me think about my BFF, he is the best thing that's ever happened to me <3

    Alicia Submitted Apr 2012
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  • I have a friend like that I cherish her every day I see her, but I don't think she knows how much I do. She is like my sister she has had a hard childhood but together we made it through! and hopefully that will never ever end and if it does I don't know what I would do. loves you Eddie! <3

    Georgia, England Submitted Apr 2012
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  • Well I was a new student and I'm not usually shy but coming to a new school not knowing anyone did scare me. Then I met the most amazing person in my life and I wouldn't trade her for the world. It seems like God made her for me because we are perfect for each other. She doesn't judge me and accepts me for me. I couldn't ask for a better friend. I love you best friend for life and death

    Breanna,Springfield Ohio Submitted Apr 2012
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  • This poem made me realize that no matter what if you leave or if you haven't talked to your best friend in a while you will always have that special bond when you connect again and that friends is a special thing in your life

    Chicago Illinois Submitted May 2012
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  • I love my best friend she really is the best but now she is leaving there is nothing else to do just cry for nothing and think of all the good times that we had together, when she is miserable I am too so we are like twins but I just love so much.

    Sophie James Submitted May 2012
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  • I just sent this poem to someone I love but she doesn't feel the same way, but I just love having her in my life as a friend, my best friend, rather than not have her there at all, does that make sense??? Lol

    Rick Submitted Jun 2012
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  • This poem was very touching , and something that means a lot to people that can really relate to it like I can . This poem is pretty much everything between me and my bestfriend !! I love this poem , touched me a lot (:

    Baltimore , Maryland Submitted Jul 2012
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  • This reminds me of me and my best friend. She was the one who actually admitted that I was her best friend. I think much of it but now I'm crazy about her and me. I don't think she feels the same way I do but I think she does in a way. I love her to death and I hope we keep in touch for the rest of our life's because I'll always remember her as the one who 1st said I was her best friend. Ily jubilee

    Blaine, Minnesota Submitted Jul 2012
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  • I was feeling a little down today, so I began thinking about my Best Friend, and how much I love her. I searched the Internet for a Best Friend poem and found this one. It touched me in a special, powerful way. She and I met in the 11th grade. I was the new girl at school and she befriended me. We've been together ever since. We are now in our early 50s. It would take a book to explain all the wonderful journeys we've shared. I just want MKMC to know how much I love her and how special she is.

    Valerie Submitted Aug 2012
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  • I really love this poem, it really expresses the feeling best friends have and this poem is very, VERY true to a whole lot of best friends, I thank you soooo much for posting this wonderful poem.

    Alexia-Rose, Haileybury Submitted Aug 2012
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  • I'm crying because I had to move and she's gone from my life........ forever. I makes me sad how much I want her back. I will never be fully happy or complete without her.

    Utah Submitted Sep 2012
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  • I love this poem it's so good and I have a friend like that and it's awesome to have a friend like that. Who ever wrote this did a great job because it can touch peoples friendship :)

    Lauren Submitted Sep 2012
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  • I love this poem!!!! Makes me think of my two bestest ever friends, who are twins and practically inseparable. This poem says exactly what I can never find the words to say myself...

    Katie, Coffs Harbour Submitted Oct 2012
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  • This makes me appreciate my best friend so much more! It also makes me sad because I feel like I'm losing her since we started high school...

    Brooke Stone, Wolfforth Texas Submitted Oct 2012
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  • This is so sad yet true cause I feel the same for my best friend but now we are sort of not talking anymore cause we just didn't share the same point of view on some things... Anyway, I just love this poem.

    Nkori, Belgium Submitted Nov 2012
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  • This poem is so wonderful: full of emotions, sentiments & about true love which grows with time, & doesn't diminish with distance. This is the best poem about the best friend I have ever read.

    Thanks a lot!

    Dr Rameshwari Thakur Submitted Dec 2012
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  • Its really a nice poem. I love my best friend and just wish we love and care for each other forever and be best friends forever and ever after!

    James Grills,India Submitted Dec 2012
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  • OMG this is so cool I write down the whole thing and give it to my friend and she said she love then we give each other a hug and that was the best day of my life.

    Monica Wallace Submitted Dec 2012
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  • This is everything I wanted to say to her and more. She really loves and appreciates the poem. She's my best friend and this poem says exactly how I feel about her and our friendship. Thanks to whoever wrote this! It is truly a fantastic poem. I love my best friend very much. Thank you very much!!

    Logan Barna, Ohio Submitted Jan 2013
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  • I'm giving my friend this poem for valentine day

    Briahna,Tennessee Submitted Feb 2013
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  • I like this poem a lot and going to sent it to best friend who is Africa - Cameroon on Valentine day. Thanks

    Patrick, Newark Nj Submitted Feb 2013
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  • Me and my bestfriend have been together since nursery! When I was in reception, I had been moved to a different class permanently. Although she was my best friend, we never knew each other that well. I made new best friends in my other class but not as better as my first: Maisha. When I was in Y3, because of my constant chatter in class, my teacher had moved me back to my old class. I'm still in this class now and I'm in Y6. In Y4, it was my first year back in my old class and the only person who actually knew me from heart was Maisha. We didn't really know each other at the beginning of my journey in Y4 but as time went on, in Y4 we became the best of friends once again. We were reunited! YAY! Right now I just cannot live without her! I don't know what I would do without her. Although my friends in my other class are still my best friends, no one can ever break my trust into loving Maisha as a big sister to me! I <3 her with all my heart! Best Friends Forever!!

    Rezwana, London Submitted Feb 2013
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  • I used this poem for a talent show with my best friend for a poem recital, my best friends loved it, I loved it.

    Niquita Submitted Feb 2013
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  • OMG! Moved to tears as my best friend is exactly like this but sadly we will be departing from each other soon we will miss each other dearly

    Tom Warren Submitted Mar 2013
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  • I am writing this out and giving it to my best friend for her birthday! I wanted to let her know that I love her. I love you tay!

    Clara Submitted Mar 2013
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  • I have a best friend but she moved to another town and this poem reminded me of her and good times we had together. Thank you

    My Name Submitted 4/20/2013
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  • I have a friend who I like to dedicate the poem to, just to show how much I love and appreciate her. she's everything to me, I can't afford to lose her. I love you Musa!

    Pablo Innocent Submitted 5/9/2013
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  • I have a bestest truest friend who I like to dedicate this poem to, just to show how much I love and appreciate her. she's everything to me, I can't afford to lose her. I love you Riya!! Even though we are far away from each other I still love her!!!!!!

    Komal J , Leicester Submitted 6/11/2013
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  • I'm sharing this with my best friend because I will be moving soon I'll make sure to say you wrote this amazing poem!!! I have a feeling she will cry...

    Christine, Wisconsin Submitted 6/21/2013
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  • Oh my god I love this poem! I have this best friend that always put a smile on my face and always teased me. I just love him to death. I think about him everyday about the great times together. I honestly will never forget those moments. I find it funny how when we first met it was really awkward and then we became the best of buddies. It's summer now and I can't see him anymore. He texts me a lot, but since I was gone and my phone didn't work he erased his text messenger which means I can't contact him. I'll ask one of my friends. He just makes me smile and feel more confident in myself and helped me become the person I love in myself today. I love him so much I just wish I could savor those moments. Unfortunately it will never happen again because we have different classes and never get to see each other, which makes me sad, but also thankful to God for having the opportunity to have this kind of relationship. I just love him and I want him to know that.

    Kavya, California Submitted 7/29/2013
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  • I have a bestie her name is Emmere. I don't know what I'd do without her to be honest she is the only person who really understands me. I just want to thank her for all the laughs, hugs and love she gave and I hope that moving to different high schools won't break our amazing friendship.
    Love you Emmie <3

    Sa Submitted 8/31/2013
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  • Love this poem <3. My best friend is a boy named David lots of people say why a boy?? It's because I think that there are little girls to whom you can tell your secrets and much more and because I had two best friends who left me for others. SO and our teacher told us to write a poem about nature, best friends and so much more and I decided to write about my best friend. Well searching found this poem that touched me and wrote it down for him and read it in class. Hum the owner of this poem is so WOW! <3 love my best friend even though he's sick. LOVE You

    Sara Majolie Submitted 11/13/2013
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  • I like this poem because I copied it and gave it to my best friend and she cried so thank for writing it xxxxx

    Shoreham Submitted 2/1/2014
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  • This poem reminds me of the powerful bond between me and my best friend of many years.

    Alex Submitted 2/10/2014
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  • I have a best friend like this and this is how we met. My sister was going to a party at her friends house. Her friend wanted my sister to bring my brother and I to her house. My sister brought us to her house. My brother and I Went downstairs and met her siblings. At first it was so awkward but we warmed up fast and we got to know them. They were so much fun. I saw the them again the next morning and my friend and I talked and got to know each other. We are now best friends I love her to death

    Jillian, Belleville New Jersey Submitted 2/15/2014
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