You Were my Best Friend

April 15, 2008
By Lauren Allison, Gilbert, AZ

You were my best friend and you left with few words,

And now that you are gone all my senses have blurred,

Like my eyes fill with blood, and it’s vicious. It burns,

But despite how I try, tables won’t make their turns.

I thought you’d come visit, just drop in, say hi,

Instead just a note saying I’ll miss you, good bye.

You were my best friend, for crying out loud,

And death by your own hand to be one of the crowd,

Was low for you, friend. Is peer pressure that sick?

Can it change all the best kids to corpses that quick?

Best friend, I looked up to you. You were my idol.

How I wish I’d known earlier you were suicidal.


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Jess95 GOLD said...
on Jun. 17 2010 at 12:25 am
Jess95 GOLD, Morgan Hill, California
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Favorite Quote:
If I were you I'd promise to live life for all it's worth, take all you've been given and leave your mark upon this Earth. Trust your heart to show you everything you need...and if you were you, I'd fall in love with me. -unknown


fear not, for I am with you;


be not dismayed, for I am your God;

I will strengthen you, I will help you,


I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
(Isaiah 41:10 ESV)

I lost my best friend too...not to suicide but to drugs...shes still alive but she dosnet want to be my friend anymore..it happend almost a year ago and it still hurts once in a while...im better now...i dont wake up in the night crying any more and i dont think about the "what ifs" and i can actually sit through class and not want to burst into tears in the middle of a lecture...i can smile and mean it...im better...i wrote a poem about it ...its called My Best Friend...but its under anonymous, San Jose CA...


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