Betrayed Friend Poems

Friendship Poems about Betrayal

"Et tu Brute, then fall Caesar". Perhaps the most famous words in English literature speak of a betrayal of a friend. Julius Caesar is saying that if even his close friend Brutus is stabbing him, then he has no hope. Our friends are the ones that we expect will stand by us through thick and thin. When are going through hard times, we ask that they be "like a bridge over troubled waters". If we cannot count on our friends to pull us through, then who can we count on?

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  1. Why Play At Being Real?

    Poem About Being Played

    He blew into my life like a sweet summer breeze,
    Stole my heart in an instant, made me weak in the knees...

    He seemed so sincere when he'd look in my eyes

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    I was talking to this guy, pretty seriously, for 3 months. I was skeptical of him at first, but after hanging out in person, I was hooked on him. I would go over and we would have days in...

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  3. Abandon

    • By Georgie
    • Published: February 2016
    Poem About Friend No Longer Being There For You

    I looked up to you when times were bad.
    I looked up to you when I was sad.

    I always laughed when you were by my side,

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    This was really nice. I write poems as well. I showed my poem to my best friend, thinking she would be happy seeing those, but she was jealous. She copied my poems and she tells everyone that...

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  4. First And Last

    • By Claire
    • Published: March 2010
    Poem About Moving Past Broken Friendship

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    Today will be my last and today will be my first.
    The last time I get walked on by you,
    The first time I've moved so far from you.
    The last time I will wait for you to arrive,

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    I can totally relate to this. I had finally found my group of friends my freshman year of high school. Everything was going great and we couldn't have been happier. There was a...

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  6. Shipwreck

    • By Devavrat Bishwa
    • Published: January 2017
    A Mighty Storm Made From Anger And Betrayal

    Like a gentle wave, you swayed against my ship.
    With a gentle breeze, you guided me forward.

    As the sun sank into the ocean,

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    This helped me get through a rough time, and it described everything so perfectly from the start all the way to the end. Thank you. It truly helped a lot.

  7. He Left Me Wounded

    • By Hannah
    • Published: September 2018
    A Best Friend Who Left Me

    He used to make me smile.
    He used to make me laugh.
    All the while,
    He was my other half.

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  8. You Think

    Some Friends Just Can't Be Trusted

    You think you're so good.
    Think you're so perfect in everything.
    You think you can control my mood.
    Please, you must be joking.

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    I just feel the same way I was betrayed by someone I thought was my best friend, but she wasn't. She took away my lover my everything. She stabbed me in the back.

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  10. The Pain Of Friendship

    • By Nicole
    • Published: July 2011

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    You have been my best friend for the last couple years
    We stood together through the laughter and tears.
    Today the tears are not mutual; they are just in my eyes.
    I can't believe my best friend got caught up in these lies.

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    Thanks to the poet. This poem really spoke to me.
    My best friend is depressed and one night decided to tell people she was about to kill herself on twitter. I saw it an hour after it was...

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  11. Best Friends?

    • By Alexis
    • Published: May 2010
    Are We Really Friends?

    What are best friends?
    Are they always there for you?
    Do they keep secrets?
    Do they hide from you?

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    I had a best friend. I worshipped the ground she walked on. When my Nani passed away, I needed her, and she was too busy to care. That was the first time I tried to end myself. I have wanted...

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  12. Forgotten

    • By Meghan Harrington
    • Published: July 2013
    Friend Left Me For A Guy Poem

    In the beginning we had a rule.
    Only one rule.
    Easy, right?
    We are more important than a guy.

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    One of my friends and I have been close for 4 years now. Then she got a boyfriend. I helped them get together because I knew they both liked each other. Now they spend all of their time...

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  13. You Have Lied To Everyone

    Three months ago you said that you would never lie.
    A week ago we left each other, and yet still you try
    To mend the tear. You lied to him, you lied to me.
    And only now, I can see

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