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When friends help the most, they silently pick up our tears and hold them for us.

A Few Visitor Comments

donna
i loved it. i belive a true friends is always with when things are bad and things are good. beautful peom.
nikki
very very beautiful. nikki
Terry
I know what you are saying, as I had this happen to me after coming from a family reunion. It was happy tears.
layla
this poem is kinda cool its wat friends do ya kno!

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A Tear Fell

I shed a tear today
Silently, I felt it fall
You caught it
shared it
held it
felt it
then
suddenly
it wasn't
so big
after all

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More Visitor Comments (from the Voting form)

Liz
I love this poem because it really shows how much you care about your friends. if you truely love someone, read them this poem!
ARANTXA
HI I THINK THIS POEM IS SAD BUT TRUE I LOVE IT
Roxanne
This is so true. I have a friend like that . it's my mother. Anybody mother should be their number one best friend no matter what.
jackie
this is such a great poem and i think i should say this:this is such a wonderfull poem i think i shuold thank you too
Amber
I love your peom. It says alot about me and my friends. I think they would be there though it all. they help me with my problems ( even the boy problems. )
Jeannie
Your poem was very touching as I related to this today.
kristen
i loved this poem so much it's short but very beatiful.
tracy
Simply put and beautiful. Tracy
L
the simplicity of it said it all for me
maila
Thanks for creating such a consice but very inspiring poems. i beleive that a friend can only be called real friend. if they shed their tears on you. More power and more poems to feature. godbless
alfalfa
i love the poem it reminds me of my friends
Muna
this is something many friends like to say to each other, but they don't find the right words
pruthvi
I like this poem because it is related to my lifeand this poem had touch my heart
Crystal
I really loved this poem. The poet really knows how to make these poems relate to it's audience.
priyank
your poems are very good and very very nice . i like your poems very much. thank you.
CONFUS3D BABY
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shacksy
This poem was one of the best I have ever read keep writing, plz! U understand the meaning of freindship so well. I wish I could write a poem like yours. Ur da best!
Marge
Dear Marge, Thank you for this lovely peom. It was perfect for me to share with a friend of 40 years who has just helped me through the death of my beloved beagle dog. Very simple, yet oh so eloquent!
eva
short, sweet, and oh so poignant
Brittany
It was very good and I loved it.
tremayne
I Love it
Sue
Simple and uplifting - made me smile.
Beppy Stella
i like this poem very much, it's short but very thouching. i like short poem rather than long n bored poem.
Dhaval
Beautiful!
tawny
I Love This Poem!
bujjibabu
its really a very very nice poem. friendz must get and feel it
katie
Hey, this is a realy heart touching poem it reminds me of my dad that's why it's so touchy to me You?
pia
very true n meaningful. soul touchin.
heather
i like this one its really goos
Lisa
Simple but says a lot!
moona
mi experince has made me love ur poem
Ashlen
I like this poem it touched me so much i mean its soo real to like everybody has had this happen o well life is to short to cry over things that bother you. or the things you lost u know that u have to keep on going
Praveen
excellent and realistic thoughts very aptly put
thandeka
i think this is the most touchful poems i've read all year long thank you
rachel
Very good! I liked it. Short and sweet!
sarah
i loved it
Crystal
This Poem made alot of sense to me because I've had it happen before!
Sapphire
Wow,Beautiful i shared that with my friend and she was full of joy,I loved it thank-you im a poet,and this is one-of-a-kind,Lovely juberly!
Emily
this is a beautiful poem i love it but it makes me feel sad and i totallly understand what its about!i love it if i could write like this man i'd feel awesome
KAYLEiGH
I Like This Poem A Lot. It Means A Lot To Me And My Life. It's Simple And Short But I Like It And I Can Understand What The Purpose Of The Poem Is!
Amanda
This poem was quite lovely. It was definitely the poem of "short and sweet". It was completely truthful and honest. I got a happy feeling after I finished reading it. It was a very good poem!
Michele
Well done, this is a very nice poem
josie
Wow! I loved thatpeom It says so much in one small paragraph, and it is very true. I am so thankful I came across this poem!
Rajashree
The poem speaks the truth of every heart. everyone wishes for that desired one who would make that tear not painful at all
Nikki
that was really nice, and so true, friend's are the best medicince for a broken heart!
neiranz
it's touch my feeling
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