Bill Grace


:) Friendship's Costs - Poem by Bill Grace

Friendships costs are many but the greatest pain is
Discovery of friend as counterfeit: lover, wife, acquaintance,
class mate, colleague - it matters not
Made of convenience, self, organizational need, usery:
The thousand softer metals that never stay the wear of time,
The least alluring often proving best.

Be careful in belief of this word - friend.


Comments about :) Friendship's Costs by Bill Grace

  • Gold Star - 24,356 Points Chinedu Dike (3/31/2015 4:54:00 PM)

    Lovely piece of poetry written with insight. A Friend-Indeed is a rare gem, very difficult to find. Thanks for sharing. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 22 Points Anurag Saraswat (10/26/2013 12:43:00 AM)

    Bill, a very nice poem! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Neil Francis Brooks (4/7/2005 10:19:00 AM)

    Great subject matter nice poem Bill, To have a friend you need to be a friend my friend. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 7, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, July 21, 2006


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