Friendship



Our friendship growing from the start,
Has strengthened as time has passed
The bond between us that we’ve formed
We know will always last.

Our friendship is a special love,
The kind that leaves us free.
Our friendship is a mutual trust
That means so much to me.

Although we have our separate lives,
And go our separate ways,
 friendship remains a continuing joy
That brightens many days

We’ve rarely expressed our feelings
Of our friendship that is true.
Yet I feel so proud when I say,
Those six special friends, are you!  
 1978 Alan Booth
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Submitted on May 07, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XAXA XBXB XCXC XDXDX
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 535
Words 96
Stanzas 4
Stanza Lengths 4, 4, 4, 5

Alan Parry-Booth

Born in the valleys of Wales in 1931..His first poem was published when he was only seven years old..Bard to WELSH GUARDS RE-UNITED.and a regular contributor to several other organizations..Alan has written many hundreds of poems during his long life. J.H. 2015 more…

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