Nikki Giovanni

(June 7, 1943 / Knoxville, Tennessee)

A Poem Of Friendship - Poem by Nikki Giovanni

We are not lovers
because of the love
we make
but the love
we have
We are not friends
because of the laughs
we spend
but the tears
we save

I don't want to be near you
for the thoughts we share
but the words we never have
to speak
I will never miss you
because of what we do
but what we are

Comments about A Poem Of Friendship by Nikki Giovanni

  • Silver Star - 3,482 Points Dutendra Chamling (10/18/2015 7:58:00 AM)

    A marvellous poem, a poem which tells more than it says, thumbs up! (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Mimi Vhalkhyrie (3/18/2015 2:13:00 PM)

    :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

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