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?

Fake Friend Poems


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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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  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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  4. 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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  6. 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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  7. First And Last

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

    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

    Poem About Moving Past Broken Friendship, First And Last

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  8. Broken Friendship

    Poem About Losing Two Friends At Once

    We said it was forever - said we'd never part,
    I knew it was a line, but I still gave both of you my heart.

    Said you would stay, promised you could,

    Poem About Losing Two Friends At Once, Broken Friendship

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  10. 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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  11. My Best And Worst Friend!

    • By Sarah Mccallister
    • Published: May 2008
    Poem About Friendship Changing

    We said we would be friends till the end.
    You said you would always be my friend.
    You stabbed be in the back.
    Now what we had we can't get back.

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  12. Deceit & Deception

    Deceit & Deception & Trust

    Lies and deceit, it's all around me
    Lies and deceptions, two bad surroundings

    I see no point, I see no end

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  13. Friends That Let You Down

    • By Terrie Wilson
    • Published: August 2010
    Poem About Feeling Abandoned By Friends

    These so called friends have let me down
    And made me feel as though I would drown
    My heart was broken, like a death to grieve,
    These friends of mine set out to deceive.

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