Amanda Baines

Rookie (12/12/1989 / Sussex New Brunswick)

To My Best Friend - Poem by Amanda Baines

Miles are between us - this much is true
But still that is no reason to be blue!
I promise I’ll be back before too long,
Until that time we both have to be strong.
It will be hard being so far away,
But we can still talk everyday!
Manitoulin every year – May and October, too
And the months between, we’ll just breeze through!
We’re never really going to be far apart,
Because you will always be in my heart.
Best friends we are, and best friends we’ll remain,
Even though we can both be such a pain! ! !
I’m going to miss you – this we cannot avoid,
But the time we shared in Sussex was definitely enjoyed!
You were a listening ear, a shoulder on which I could cry,
The hardest part is saying good-bye.

May the LORD bless you and keep you, may the LORD make his face to shine upon you, and give you peace.
Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about To My Best Friend by Amanda Baines

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (3/30/2007 11:13:00 PM)


    Beautiful true to life story of a special friendship...Well expressed, and definely imaged.....Solid Work, young lady...

    ~ F.j.c.R. ~
    (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Friday, March 30, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, February 9, 2011


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]