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To be a Friend
by Jack R Roberts

Wednesday, January 28, 2004

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a shadowbox poem






What does it mean to be a friend
I’ve thought about it so
I think it means a lot of things
That everyone should know

It means to share the laughter
It means to share the tears
When chips are down you’ll be around
To chase away the fear

When they need someone to listen
They know you’ll lend your ear
And anytime they need advice
You will always be sincere


For you they’d go the extra mile
To turn your frown into a smile
And then they’d do it all again
And all because they are your friend

Friendship is a sort of love
A special kind of glue
I’m blessed you see, because I know
I have a friend in you


Jack Roberts – January 28, 2004


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Reviewed by Dee C. 1/30/2004
Wonderful write Jack!!!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 1/30/2004
nice one, jack; so glad to see you here again!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your tx. friend, karen lynn. :D
Reviewed by Marilyn Seray 1/29/2004
Aw...so sweet and straight from your heart
Reviewed by E T Waldron 1/29/2004
Flawless poetry Jack, beautiful for the shadowbox!
Reviewed by A PAX 1/29/2004
This is so so sweet and so true,

friendship is a treasure
beyond any measure,
as are these lines
penned true and fine!!!

well done jack!!!
pax A
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader) 1/29/2004
Oh this is nice Jack...I love the last verse about the glue...nice writing...floria
Reviewed by Jill Eisnaugle 1/29/2004
"Friendship is a sort of love
A special kind of glue
I'm blessed you see, because I know
I have a friend in you"

Priceless words of expression, Jack. We all should be blessed with such friends as you.
Very much enjoyed. Thanks.
Jill :)
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 1/28/2004
Wonderful write Jack.....you have a friend in me!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Sheila Jones (Reader) 1/28/2004
Truly splendid, what beautiful words Jack!

A wonderful friendship write!

Love, Sheila

Reviewed by Nancy D. 1/28/2004
So true, excellent thoughts.

Nancy
Reviewed by Trish - The Trickster 1/28/2004
A truly wonderful poem...very sincere and truthful.
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 1/28/2004
Wonderful write on friendship!
Reviewed by William Bonilla 1/28/2004
An excellent write ... Jack
enjoyed much

William
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