About the Poem
Once a friend, I say, should be always a friend. I once was called a "keeper of friendships." I hold those thoughts dear and words so dear to me
Words We Said
Yes I am a keeper
You gave me things to keep
Thoughts, memories, words
All comfort in my sleep
We both chose those words
Keeper I don’t use lightly
Where do you keep yours
I think about mine nightly
The keeping lasts forever
Forever is what you said
Happy to have them with me
Each time I go to bed
Hope this is not in vain
A keeper I chose to be
Hope you hold the thoughts
I keep those sent to me
Remember what you said
Because I always do
A keeper of fond memories
Should last a lifetime through
A Few FREE things you can do with this poem!
Want to share this poem with a friend? You can email the whole poem (not just a link) directly to your friend, with a personal message from you.
If this poem touched you, please take a moment to Vote for the poem and perhaps leave a comment telling us why.
Artistically inclined? You can use this poem in a graphical greeting card, designed by you, and then send it to a friend.
Add this poem to your netpoets.com MyPoems space so you can always find it.
Want to post this poem to your blog or website? Click here and we'll make it easy.
Need a hardcopy? You can send a copy of this poem directly to your printer, without all of the color and graphics.
And a few more if you like the Author ...
Want to send the author a private email? If we have a current address, we'll send your message to them for you.
You can subscribe to this author and we'll let you know any time they publish a new poem with us.
If you especially appreciated this author, we'll be happy to show you where you might find more of their poems