About the Poem
When friends help the most, they silently pick up our tears and hold them for us.
A Tear Fell
|by Marge Tindal|
|I shed a tear today
Silently, I felt it fall
You caught it
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316 Visitor Comments
i loved it. i belive a true friends is always with when things are bad and things are good. beautful peom.
very very beautiful. nikki
I know what you are saying, as I had this happen to me after coming from a family reunion. It was happy tears.
this poem is kinda cool its wat friends do ya kno!
I love this poem because it really shows how much you care about your friends. if you truely love someone, read them this poem!
HI I THINK THIS POEM IS SAD BUT TRUE I LOVE IT
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.
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
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. )
Your poem was very touching as I related to this today.
i loved this poem so much it's short but very beatiful.
Simply put and beautiful. Tracy
the simplicity of it said it all for me
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
i love the poem it reminds me of my friends
this is something many friends like to say to each other, but they don't find the right words
I like this poem because it is related to my lifeand this poem had touch my heart
I really loved this poem. The poet really knows how to make these poems relate to it's audience.
your poems are very good and very very nice . i like your poems very much. thank you.
LUV3D DA PO3M. SP3AKS DA TRUTH -N- L3AV3S DA ON3 WHO U S3NT IT TO WIT A GR3AT F33LIN!
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!
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!
short, sweet, and oh so poignant
It was very good and I loved it.
I Love it
Simple and uplifting - made me smile.
i like this poem very much, it's short but very thouching. i like short poem rather than long n bored poem.
I Love This Poem!
its really a very very nice poem. friendz must get and feel it
Hey, this is a realy heart touching poem it reminds me of my dad that's why it's so touchy to me You?
very true n meaningful. soul touchin.
i like this one its really goos
Simple but says a lot!
mi experince has made me love ur poem
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
excellent and realistic thoughts very aptly put
i think this is the most touchful poems i've read all year long thank you
Very good! I liked it. Short and sweet!
i loved it
This Poem made alot of sense to me because I've had it happen before!
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!
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
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!
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!
Well done, this is a very nice poem
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!
The poem speaks the truth of every heart. everyone wishes for that desired one who would make that tear not painful at all
that was really nice, and so true, friend's are the best medicince for a broken heart!
it's touch my feeling
i love it
I can actually feel like that poem is me & my friend, Who has been there for me in the most sad, horrible times in my life, & the best time too. It really struck a place in my heart. Awesome!
I lovesd it. Says alot for a short poem.
This poem moved me it reminded me of my dark times and how good it feels when someone is ready to wipe your tears. Its short but very meaningful and beatiful. Good work!
this poem is great. it means so much to me
Very touching, short but sweet. It is very true that friends help a lot ease the pain. They help in different ways, but all work and mean the same thing. They show us that they love us, for what we are and nothing else. We will do the same for the them, the day that they will need us, as we have needed them. I shall always keep this poem close to my heart.
Great!Wonderful!I love it!
This poem is grate! I Loved this poem "A Tear Fell"
I love this poem very much. I love this poem very much. I love this very much. I love this poem very much. I love this poem very much. very very thanks to MARGE TINDAL.
the poem i read brought tears to my eyes and i love it sooooo much.
its a touching poem. expressed exactly what i felt for a friend but was unable to translate my feelings in words,before it came to me!thanks Marge. i believe this poem has created an unknown bonding between us. keep writing. all the best!
Aww, this poem made me smile, because it is so sweet.
I like this one, because something like it happened to me.
Short, Sweet, TRUE!
It was short, but sweet. I liked it
I love this poem! It shows alot of how friends and caring can help pain go away.
i loved this poem it reminds me of alot of memories
it is a great poem
i loved it. well done
excellent. in short words expressed the hidden sentiments of one secret life. Truely heart touching.
This poem is very beautiful and right when I read it, it reminded me of my best friend in the world. You are a great poet.
short and a lovely poem. the best
i really like this poem because it is wat a true friend should be like and it really touches you
Very nice , simple ,meaning ful.
ur poem is really good n simple
I so loved this poem! what it says happend to me today and reading it made me fell like happy and sad at the same time. Weird i also started crying when I read it! Its my favorite poem in the whole intire world!
you have truly learned a great light in friendship that most people never find
hi u dont know me and i dont know u. but i just wana say that ur poem is realllly really GOOD! ok byee!
It was tha boom, gurl it was off tha chain.
I think that this poem was. It was so beautiful. The fact that all of what is written is actually very true and it all fits into a little paragraph, It is so amazing. I think Its simply great.
So simply said but it said it all. A beautiful piece of poetry
sort,simple. 2 th e point. Nice!
A simple but poignant drop of magic. Not just a poem. Thanks.
this was a great poem and i'm using it in a school assignment. !
Great expression of what a friend is.
A wonderful poem. Something that really just shows how I feel about people in my life :)
it touched my soul
This poem touched my heart. So short but powerful in its words.
that was tight. it was really good. keep on doin what u doin
I cryed so much that ment heaps to me
good simple and i like it bring more like this one
that was a cute poem
GREAT POEM! IT REALLY HIT HOME WITH ME AND SOME OF MY CLOSE FRIENSHIPS THAT I HAVE. IT IS A PLEASURE TO BE ABLE TO READ A POEM AND FEEL EXACTLY LIKE THE AUTHUR, GREAT EXPERIENCE!
The poem reminded me of a couple of friends i am lucky to have, that have been there for me when thing got hard. I think the poem is great.
Sharing problems with loved ones always lightens the burden.
This is a very beautiful poem
one that siad that tears are important in life of friendship
This poem was super great. It was a real tear jerker. This poem really spoke to me
This poem touched me when i gave the poem to one of my friend and said i found it on the internet she cried and it touched her to we both loved it very much thank you so much for writing this poem and posting it on the computer
This poem was so sweet,,,simple,,but sweet
that what friends are for =) Gut Job. very deep for me.
Whoa. really touching. next time i'm sad i know my friends r there 4 me
I LOVE IT. It is so nice.
sweet & simple! PERFECT!
its very short but its very deep. its so touching. its great.
Hey marge. this is a beautiful poem. So simple,short and very sweet. This sweet poem reminds me my loved ones who support me whenever I go blue. Gud job n keep goin' on.
i loved it. it was sooo sweet
What a beautiful poem written,very well written. It touched my heart deeply,i don't have enough words to explain the uniqueness of this poem,this is absolute a treasure. good job done
wow. that's all i have to say. this is such an amazing poem; it touched me a lot. i'm a big girl about friendship and i have a lot of friends. this may sound corky, but i've read a lot and i mean a lot of poems about friendships and relationships. this is by far one of the best.
This is a great peom. And I think that it should be published.
this poem says a lot in a few words a few days ago i found the guy i thought wa my friend who i had told my secrets to was a liar had used me so bad. thank u for your special words please write more soon
SIMPLY great :)
i fell good reading
This poem touched my heart and made me realize what good friends I had.
Absolutely beautiful and true.
It is a lovely poem.
simple, beautiful. and Oh so true!
i love it, i can really relate to this poem. it makes me remember the friends of mine that helped me on my problems
This immediately brought a face to mind of a friend that has shared it all with me. I love the simplicity of the poem and the incredible strength that lies within.
i love this poem it really brought tears to my eyes
YOUR POEM WAS COOL! YOU PUT EVERYTHING SO QUICKLY AND SO SIMPLY. LOVE ALWAYS @LM@
That was simply beautiful!
I LOVE THAT SO MUCH
Really touching and it meant all in a single paragraph
I thought this was a awesome poem. I read other poems but this one I actually like. It tells a lot even if it is short.
Very touching and meaningful. I like it!
this poem is tooooooooooooooo good ,its very emotional,touching i realise this because i 2 have an best friend smitha ilove her so much when iam sad ,happy she was always iwth me now shez very far from me but now our love incresed more & more
This poem is beautiful,. MsTindal,. you are very eloquent,.
so simply said and yet so beautiful.
it was short, sweet and honest. it really was perfect
this poem makes me remember the quote "good things come in small packages" hope the author keeps them coming
The tender feeling had been explained very well.
This is the best poem ever read.
Loved this poem. Short and sweet!
This poem touched my heart
very very touching indeed, short and precise, very good! i love it!
This is the most touching poem i have ever read. i was look for a poem for class and i found yours. i had to memerized it and it was no problem at all. i love this poem its my favorite!
I love it! Simple.
It's so true
this poem reminds me of one of my best friends that i had to move away from and that i wish i could move back to be with that friend of mine which i will that is one of my goals.
That poem was wonderful /I love and I am pretty sure anybody who reads it would be toughed
This is a very nice poem,it is soo true, once a friend shares the pain it doesn't seem half as big.
this poem is so beautiful it mad me realise wat friends are
So few words yet says so much
i like this poem because its saying to me theres always someone there for you when you feeling down.
that poem is really sweet. its really short but that dosnt matter because there was so much meaning.
The poet said alot with the use of few words, which is a seldom found talent! I'm impressed!
this poem touched me it was short but beatiful
It's amazing how friend can change a huge thing into something smaller or they have a way of making it seem that you can get through everything. I loved how you put it in a plan simple way.
i almost cried when i read this poem its so pretty. its short, but it was more meaning than many poems i haev heard.
its a poem of reality, what a person feels about the opposite person when he or she loves the person its some of the most amazing poems i have read
It was a really good poem
So simple and true.
The poem speaks volumes in all simplicity.
I love this poem. I give it a A++++++++, no poem really touches me like this one.
I love this poem, this is my favorite poem. All of the short poems are so good, but all the long ones are not as good as the short ones. I just love how they just put it in one short paragraph, and the long ones are like 6 paragraphs. I love this poem.
This poems is so sweet.
VERY,VERY NICE AND SHORT TO THE POINT IT NEEDED. SHOULD BE ON A GREETING CARD
This poem is great! It reminds me of a time when I lost a friend because I had to move to a totally different state! Keep on writing poems. They are really good.
this pome is so sweet i love it Sandeep
How great to have a friend being described by the poem. i say so, coz i've found someone who let my tear fell
I just lost my father a month ago and it just seemed to say exactly how our family has shared this pain together. thanks
This poem really toched me I just wish that every one could this this poem the way we do!
This is a very beautiful and heart-touching poem. The theme is simple, but the idea is great. Poet has used very simple words but he has expressed his feelings vey well. I congratulate the poet to present such a beautiful poem. I being a reader,feel comfortable myself while studying this poem. My best wishes are for the poet.
My wife died 2 years ago today a friend did the same for me as in this poem
it was awesome a perfect 10
I think this poem was really good because it just shows your true feelings about that one person. I like it because i know how it feels and i feel the same way!
Your poem is what i feel when i need help from a friend and when a friend confronts me!
I really loved your poems. I love hearing what everyone else thinks about friendship and I really love reading poems about it.
This poem was good.
Great poem. truly touching.
a touching poem
The reason I am voting for this poem is because it sounds really romantic and every person should read this poem. If everyone don't read it there is something wrong with them.
Your poem discribed my BEST FRIEND. She has been there for me without noing it. For she is my ANGEL.
its sooo beautiful, thankyou for sharing your words with the world and i, its amazing what friens are to us, such an inspiring piece of work
This poem was a definate 10
I was looking for something to ease the pain and this was it. Keep writing poems like these.
Short,relievingly true and well versrd
This is a beautiful poem. It reminded me of the song "You Needed Me" by Ann Murray. Which I dedicated to my best friend many years ago. He knows everything about me and still says I'm a nice person. I will be writing to him and sending him this poem. I know he will be happy to recieve it. Thank You
THAT TEAR POEM WAS SO SWEET THAT I WISH MY BOYFRIEND WOUD EVER DO SOMETHIG LIKE THAT
i thought that it was a beutiful poem
Your words touch me. May God Bless You!
It is nice, nice, nice so so so so nice i remember it i like it
I loved the poem. I never heard anything so wonderful
I loved it! It may have been short but it really describes the way that friends share the pain. Thank you for sharing
I liked this poem alot
Thanx for writing those short sweet words with endless emotions attached to it.
i like the poem coz i think i also been through with that situation.
simple yet its soo meaningful. hope i have someone to share my tears too!
A beautiful poem that reminds all the emotions, everyone feel at the time when we are with our friends. I've voted for this poem, by just reading the title. Because i've shared the same moments with a friend in my school days. I really like this short but most beautiful poem.
I love this poem! Mainly because I have a friend whom has caught many of my tears, and I don't know what I'd do without her. I will be giving her this poem! It's beautiful!
it is a good poems sumthin happend yesterday and it made soo much sence when i read it today
its simple n heart touching. hope the poet gives something more to - this world of poems.
Wow! short but undeniably one of the best i've read here so far.
Simple and meaningful. :-)
I LOVE IT
simple and to the point loved it
This poem is short but strong. It's a very beautiful poem.
this poem is extraordinary i think because in so few words the author expresses how deep and meaningful friendship can be
wow! this poem is really touching. but it's hard to find a friend who is like that. (
I really like this poem would love to read more
this is such a good poem. when i read this poem it reminded me of my very best friend who is now very far from me. u did very good job.
been there. seen it. felt it! Loved it!
it a good hard working moveing poem
That was a really nice poem. i really loved it
Good, it made me cry.
I thought it was sad it made me cry
your peom is so sweet it makes me want to cry. thank you for sharing that poem with the world!
Very touching. it brings you happoness when you read it and you are very sad or angry, it will bring peace to their heart.
This poem is a edge of what this person's emotion you can tell because it is short and can be carried on in many words the depths are unparrel and yet can be match in just a simple act of being true to yourself
excellent to the point poem. !
that was a VERY good poem. i almost cried :(
This poem you can see came from the heart. I think this is the bvest poem.
this poem was beautiful
Your poem is short but sweet and tells alot about love very nice
i loved the poem it is short but very true and keep up the good work.
This poem took me to another World. Thank you.
This Poem is too good though very short but full of meaning and depth. It is really the voice of every heart! Sometimes biggest pains don't matter when r shared by someone !
I love this poem! It is short but says so much!
I loved the poem,not the mention its short but has a big meaning and emphasis in friendship. Keep up the good work!
THIS POEM IS INCREDIBLY AMAZING. IT HAS PROVEN THAT NOT MANY WORDS IS NEEDED TO EXPRESS ONESELF. N THE MEANING IT CARRIES IS SO TRUE. I LIKED IT VERY MUCH,,,,
I wish I was capable of such a masterpiece. Sure. I'm only coughcough-teen but i love poetry and this has literally got to be the best poem I've ever read.
This poem, short yet says alot, is really good and touching!
short, sweet and meaningful
not bad not bad at all
this is one great poem. short but with a lot of meaning.
So simple, but so effective and so true
it was the best poem ever! very sweet and emotional!
This poem is very touching, and it got to me somewere deep down, its really true. Good job, you have my props.
ur pom is excellent,marvellous(please forgive me as i don't know all the synonyms of wonderful. ) it's the first poem in my life that has left an ever lasting impression in my mind . i am an INDIAN. i was born on 14 june 1985 . i also write poems but not as good & as simple as yours. i really love ur poem. hatsoff to u.
heeey. Do You know what?! that was my tear dear!. even it is very short poem but it has really deep meanings. it touched my heart
This is so deep and i'd just like to thanx u because these are the exact words i needed to tell my friend. It has really inspired me. Thanx
I could feel this poem 'coz i have "seen" pain
this is a beautiful TOUCHING poem
When i read that poem it made me realize that it pointed out to what i've been through. It was a nice poem and its pretty touching
I was reading this poem and it caught every snapshot I was looking for. I think I'm going to send it to my sister, which is my best frined.
i think that was a WONDERFUL poem i can relate to that poem so it means so so MUCH to me:)
simple, but sweet. sometimes that makes the best poems.
This is such a beautiful poem. I sent it to someone very special who has done just that. Held my tears and shared my sorrows and guided me to where the sun shines again.
i really liked this poem good job
HEY I LIKED UR POEM KEPP UP UR GOOD WORK AND NEVER GIVE UP ON WHAT UR GOOD AT
i think this is cute. really goes further than the ears! :-)
simpley the best
this poem held awealth of meaning for me. it made me realise that one can lighten their burdens by sharing them rather than clinging onto them.
this poem is the most beautiful poem i have read. it may be simple and short but it is a definately a poem to remember. Forever.
I think that this poem is the best one I have ever read. Thank you for putting it on the internet.
Hey! That was one of the best poems I have read hopefully you keep on writting more. From a scale 1-10 You get a 10.
I think that this poem is very good. I have a friend or i think that she is my friend and she plays ball with me on school softball team. the other day back home on the bus from the game i was crying because someone had told me that she did not like and called me a fat cow.
The exact words I needed to thank my friend for doing just that. thank YOU!
I loved this poem, and most the time you don't need something long and drawn out to get your point across.
heY.thiS pOeM iS DeeP!.. iTz ShoRt yeT iT hAS a greaT meaniN. gooD joB ayE!
That wuss totally da bombio! I'm serious i hate poems until i read urz it wuss totally coolio! I wish i could do the same! u really inspired me!
this poem has shown alot of truth and inspiration and if only everyone in the world could be as humble and befriend a person in need,we'd soon see a blessed change!
it's very sweet..
This was a short poem, but it held so much meaning, it's very nice, I liked it a lot.
'Simply The Best'
Hey this realy sounds like me when my best friend that is a boy always helps me through the day and he dose the same when i cry.
just incredibly . real
It was beautiful. It wasn't to long but got streight to the readers heart.
Oh My God. that is the sweetest poem I think that I've ever read. It definitely made me cry. You are good at writing. Keep it up.
a very impressive poem.the poet has described one of the most common and undescribed feeling in a very simple and expressive language.beautiful use of words.
i know that feeling i loved the poem it is so simply and fully expressed
even though it was a short phrase with so little words, it holds a big meaning. I loved it.
very nice poem, congratulations, it really touch me because I met a friend no to long ago and I told him one of my sadness stories of my life and when I read this poem make me thought about my friend David. "Thank you my dear friend" and Thank you Marge for writing such a wonderful poem.
It was a truly beautiful and heartfelt poem. i was reallly toughted by it. Thanx!
Excellent poem ... touched the heart ... really beautiful ..
Very touching and heartfelt, very true, meaningful without selfishness.
Said it all..and wasn't long..it was just perfect
i loved it it. beautiful
I love it. Short and sweet, and expressing so many things in so few words.
great poem, poetry expresses so much to a friend
It went straight to my heart.
This poem is very touching & very sensitive.really it is very good.
Dead good! Improve my spirit!
it encompasses everything about friendship in the shortest of words...
it was a great poem, and i think you should continue to write more!
the imagery and realness of this poem expressed in words what can usually only be expressed in actions and emotions. absolutely stunning
lOVE IT SHORT AND SWEET, NOT A BIT BORING AS SOMETIMES POEMS ARE.
i really loved your poem. I feel kind of jealous that i can't express such raw unbridaled emotion in such a short poem. I really feel where you're coming from with this. I feel exactly the same way when i cry and my boyfriend cheers me up
Straight to the heart! Mahalo Nui Loa! I love it!
i love it! beautiful! short and sweet!
its cute and its right to the point
very emotional and thoughtful
Subtle, yet poignant. It's straight to the point
I am a school counselor and often feel like I am not helping my students, because I can't make their problems go away. Thanks to this poem, I now know better!
All the poems on this site are wonderful ! I enjoy them so much !
In only a few words this poem says how pain with a friend is a lot easier to live with.
less is more
A+++++ Made me cry.
this poem is so beautiful that i have no words to tell how wonderful IT is.
How sweet !
i think that this poem is very beautiful and i know this poem relates to me and a lot of my best friends....thank you so much for thinking of a poem like this
This poem is so true to friends u cant live without
Loved it! I placed it in my newsletter at my community! Thank You,
This poem really says alot.
Wonderful, and so meaningful such talent the writer posesses
Outstanding. Short, sweet & to the point.
Brilliant, succinct, eloquent.better than anything I have read via this URL before. Thank you
Very pretty. Very touching.
excellent wording..not too long, but said precisely what friendship is all about; sharing.
i like it...really...and i think ur a great writer. simple it may be..keep up the good work
Short, simple, precise, and clear.
Just what the doctor ordered
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