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On Halloween I met someone who changed my life. We started dating about two weeks after we met and things went well for almost two months. Then I was convinced by another friend (a guy friend) to break it off with him.

I did and that same day we talked for almost 7 hours about everything and how stupid I was. Today, we are such good friends that I treasure that more than a petty 8th grader "puppy love."

I know it will always be possible for me to have feelings stronger than friendship for him and maybe some day those will come back. But for now I am happy with him as my best friend.

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Luisa
i think this poem is amazing because they spresed their feeling very well . when i finished reading this poem i realized i was crying =]
samya
this really suits to adoloscents and since it had that essence to proove anyone the meaning of friendship i loved this poem very much and thus wants to read it contiuouslywithout stooping. it really touched my heart this also shows the clear herat of the author- rain dreamer thus i wish poet & poem all the best & hope that inn future also i will be able to read such poems
SAMANTHA
TIS POEM IS VERY TOUCHIN
Kaylee
I really loved this poem it is really great and want to see more poems like this one. Kaylee

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The Wrong Way

The wrong way, no one ever does this,
We're the best of friends but at one time longed to kiss,

We have done things in opposite array,
But for us maybe God intended it this way.

I ended it all with following words from a friend,
From a pretend friend, who wanted my world to end.

You were my world, each breathe I took, everything I dreamed,
A friendship shouldn't come from this, but amazingly through the dark it beamed.

Maybe my mistake was some sign,
That you were meant to just be a great friend of mine.

I am feeling happy that we are still so close,
Even though we don't shared what I wanted most.

For now I understand what I have gained from all this,
A special friend, someone who for not one moment do I want to miss.

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More Visitor Comments (from the Voting form)

Candy
hi,well the poem is totally awesome. iS it real?i just love the way two people who were in love or thought so turned out to be best friends. It almost seems impossible. i totally give this one a BIG UP
Tia
I was really touched by this poem. It explained how I was feeling about a situation that I am experiencing right now in my life. I wish that I could just read this to that person.
maryam
i love this poem. great poem. wahhhhhhhhhhhhh
megan
This poem mayed me think about wat I have done and I think i have done the samething this poem is talking about like how they kissed. I love all my friends but I like 1 much then the others.
valery
I LIKE THIS POEM OF FRIEND-SHIP I SO BEAUTIFUL
john
I think that was very nice an emotion we all have felt in our youth
claire
i really like this poem because it relates to me. its touching and it shows a great poem doesn't have to rhyme. whoever wrote this needs to become a famous author. wow. i write poetry as well, but this is just great . keep up the good work.
Nina
"This is the coolest i've everheard"
Kayla
I think this is a really great poem and that a lot of people make wrong decisions and chioces that they all need to fix. so I think you should keep up with the great poems. Kayla
TIESHEKA
THAT POEM WAS HOT & THAT FRIEND YOU GOT MUST BE VERY SPECIAL TO YOU. IF YOU CONTINUE TO WRITE POEMS KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK. HOLLA @YOU.
Gaby
I really think this poem is touching, I can really relate to the meaning of this.
michaela
this was a very heart warming poem i loved it
adrian
that is exactly what I feel about a friend of mine. thank you for writing something so beautiful, that other people can not understand but the person reading it. I loved it and so will the others that might read it in the future.
jalesa
i think this poem is very good it made me cry because it reminds me of me and my boyfriend!
Gabriela
this is a good poem i think this poem touched me. It made me think about all the things i went through in 6th grade. It was a hard time but now i'm ok. This boy named Kenyon is getting on my nerves. He keep on starring at me!
Amanda
I like this poem because I am also in this situation I have liked this guy named Alex for a long time and when i finally went out with him for only two days I listened to one of my friends. I really regret listening to her cause I know want him back and he thinks it would be best if we be friends for now because he likes my best friend and he wants the old me back. Thank you for this poem it really matches me and him. I love it.
stacey
WOW 10 out of 10 m8, u don a well brill job on this poem , i write poems myself and i gotta say u hit a spot hay, well done
Darrellynn
I love this poem it was meant for me all the way i love your thoughts.
Kesi
I loved your poem it was so inspiring to me. Love,Kesi
Jessica
you are indeed very talented. your poem really touched me because i to have been in that situation,as a matter of fact I'm sort of in that situation right now.
Renee
I really liked this poem because i can really relate to it. It reminds me of me and my friend Phillip.
SBC
I would like to vote for this poem, because recently, i had been going out with this guy, and my friend told me to break up with him, so i did, and now we are very close frieds.
Samantha
omg i love this poem! relates to my life exactly but it was girl who told me to end the relationship with a guy. amzing poem, i love it!
l
i belive that is what is true in most cases. Bravo
Ginger
I liked this poem, cause right now there is this guy and I reall like him and want to date him. The thing is so much stands in our way of being together. So were not sure if we just want to be friends or so much more.
Jenny
This poem really touched me.
Octavia
This poem really touch me. And I know we have been best friends for every since third grade in we always will be bestest friends know madder what anyone say or do know one will come between us we'll always stay together know madder what people say I said or you said we will always stay together don't never believe what they say. We will never get mad at each other for something stupid or if someone said that I want to fight you don't believe them I'll never want to fight you. P. S your best friend Octavia
Marquise
OMG i absolutely love this poem because it reminds me of me and my best guy friend in the world bradley. omg this is really scary cuz like ya but then again its really really cute i love it! much love xoxox me
Lyndsay
your poem was really good i like it alot . I just broke up with myu bf because of something just lik ethis but my best friend was a girl and she wanted to date him so i couldnt date him but he said no and she was mad at me so yeah same story didfrent ending . Its really good keep up da good work b Lyndsay michigan age 16
Izzy
thank you so much! this poem describes what i am and have been feeling inside for a long time but have never quite been able to say it. i have passed this on to the friend of mine that i have feelings for and. we are now going out b/c he felt the same. we have been best friends for about 3 years now and i'm glad that ur poem has changed that b/c i was scared that i was soon going to lose him to another girl. thank you alot!
barbara
awww i like it i wish i met someone special on halloween speaking of halloween its october 9,2006 and halloweens coming up soon i wish i meet someone like that well got to go because im in school right now and i cant be on here right now so got to go love always barbara
LIZET
i like this peom caus e it is true what it says. i just love ut
victoria
ur poem was awesome it kept me thinking about alot of things that have happened to me. how we le other people destroy the most precious thing we have. how we let other people influence our life. well g2g
Chelsea
I really liked your poem , you really have talent when you write to make it relate to all who has been in this type of situation
Ashley
this was so cute and I belive that this pome can help alot of people with bad friendsships
maddi
absolutely beautiful! i sent it to my friends and they all love it. its a poem that says exactly what i want to say to one of my closest "guy" friends, and now i see that im not the only one in this world who has problems like that. i will remember this poem for ever!
Jacqueline
I love this
james
i love this poem raindancer you have got the poem sounding just right i went thru a stage like this and this has really summed it up for me no matter how many ways i tried to write a poem about my experience i couldnt get the words right its probs because i was crying :( but i just thought to let you know i give this poem 100 out of 10
Latrice
wow this is so cute i love it
Cassandra
I really loved the poem, it expressed the author's feelings very well and described how she was a fool in love.
laura
it gets a 5/5 because it is really well written
Claire
i think your poem was really good. i feel the same way
natasha
wow. what more do i have to say. it was just one of the best and i loved it.
Siobhan
I love this poem because it has the exact feelings i have for someone
Hanah
It was a goood poem that had alot of feelig. it rolled well. keep writting1
shell
it is extremly strange!
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