When I think of friends…

July 11, 2008 at 7:01 am | Posted in Mummy, Papa, Poem, Sunday scribbling | 19 Comments

When I think of friends,
And of the oldest
Can’t think beyond two, the best.

The ones who have seen me grow,
And have stood by me in the highs and lows,

The ones who have spent those sleep less nights,
To see smile all the while,

The ones whom I have let down a thousand times,
But who say I am wonderful and nice.

The ones whom I told my deepest fears,
And the ones whom I will think of when death is near,

Do I have to say , who are they ?
I think you know and so do they.

Thanks Mummy and Papa.

P.S : I saw oldest friend on Sunday scribblings. I thought of all my friends who have been with me for long. I thought my husband , who has been by my side for 3 years. But then when you say oldest , by age or by time ..no one else qualifies πŸ™‚

Thanks for bearing with my horribe poetry πŸ˜‰

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  1. Aww…….such a sweet poem. You are right…….no one else qualifies.

  2. true true!!

    and cool poem! πŸ™‚

    cheers!

    abha

  3. isn’t that the true!

  4. This is so lovely!

    I didn’t know there was a poet hidden inside there! πŸ˜€

  5. Nothing horrible about that. A lovely testament.

  6. So affectionate. A lovely read.

  7. You need to let them see this. Every year I appreciate my parents more…as I learn how intense parenting becomes. I thought I would worry less when my children were on their own, but no. Now I realize how much my own parents are still waiting for me to call.

  8. Lovely sentiments

  9. Aha… thats a nice one.. even i wroe for he same prompt and about my mom and dad too.. same pinch:)nicely put swati

  10. This is honoring to your parents. Print a copy for them – it’s a nice poem.

  11. Wow.. if this is supposed to be horrible, girl, you have not read poems from me πŸ˜›
    But you are so right. Parents are the best friends indeed.

  12. Beautiful poem!

  13. This is so sweet Swati πŸ™‚

  14. Your parents are very lucky to have a daughter light you as a friends. I know I would feel that way.

    b

  15. What a lovely blog and tribute!

    Blessings,
    Linda

    INTEGRITY, at NICKERS AND INK

  16. you did not need to say who they were. So wonderful that you feel as you do about your parents!

    Sweet honoring!

  17. what a special tribute – you are all 3 very lucky for sure!!!

  18. Thank you everyone ..yeah I am really lucky to have what I have πŸ™‚

  19. bowled over!


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