Sylvia Chidi

Freshman - 710 Points (Germany)

Will You Be My Friend? - Poem by Sylvia Chidi

Will you be my friend?
In a gentle manner he asks
Will you be my friend?
Or is that too much of a task?

Many a time when feeling lonely
I long to be loved
Welcomed and made to feel homely

A friend I need
One who can share my joys
Friendship I seek, and not to destroy

A friend I need
Someone not afraid to tell me off
When ever I am wrong
Instead encourage me to be strong

Someone who can
Life my spirits when I am down
Not look upon me with a frown

Will you be my friend?
In a gentle manner he asks
Will you be my friend?
Or is that too much of a task?

‘Why me’ she curiously asks
I’m no beauty behind my mask

And he replies, ’ Because you are so gentle’
Patiently understanding and simple

You exhibit utmost kindness
The title friendship goddess
Is yours, if I am honest with gladness
You display compassion and intelligence
You never judge and there is no pretence
My life with you will make a difference

We rhyme together in towns
And joke around like clowns
When we talk on the phone
I merrily feel not alone
You shine like the sun and are fun
You are always there with support
Continuously making sacrificial efforts

Well then, I am already your friend
She says, ‘unless you want our friendship to end.’

Copyright 2006 - Sylvia Chidi

Comments about Will You Be My Friend? by Sylvia Chidi

  • (6/7/2018 2:31:00 PM)

    I wrote a poem years ago, quite good, but for fun googled the name. found out.there are 3 others? will you be my friend did i plagiarize Sylvia or James K? I don't think its anything like theirs, but theirs are incredible as well.if someone wants to ck mine just ask for it,, Tommy (Report) Reply

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  • (4/5/2006 11:32:00 AM)

    i get it. superb. leaves your freind wondering eh! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 5, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 10, 2010

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