Spidey Ortiz

Rookie (12-21-1979 / Texas)

My Friends - Poem by Spidey Ortiz

What is friendship defined?
How do you distinguish
from those that are unkind?

The definition of a friend that is true,
sometimes eludes us
But I may have a clue.

One who cares for you with all of their heart.
Always there for you,
And has been from the start.

Consoles you, supports you, and shows you compassion.
Crying and laughing with you
When needed; by your side in record fashion.

Not afraid to let you know how they feel.
Honest and truthful
Expressing emotions that are real.

Great distance unimportant no matter how far.
They are covered by feelings.
Feelings that are deep from the heart.

So how do you define a loyal true friend?
Use my best examples:
Annie and Theresa - my dearest friends to the end.

Comments about My Friends by Spidey Ortiz

  • (7/29/2006 7:36:00 PM)

    Hello Spidey, I'm glad I read your poem because it explains my best friends in the way I couldn't. I really enjoyed it. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, July 29, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 19, 2010

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