When day is gone and moon is nigh

When coldness creeps along the sky

When fear and darkness shake the soul

When paralysis and shock take hold

When danger lurks and surrounds

When knees grow weak to the ground

Then nothing can surpass

The loyal bonds that hold one fast

To the friends with whom is shared

Great sympathy and special care

For when in the darkest hour

Blood may be thicker than water

But friendship is thicker still

And friends will stand beside until

At last the goal and freedom reached

Bring all happiness and everlasting peace


About The Lost Poet

I write because I find inspiration. It is my hope that through my writing some connections may be felt. Everything I write comes from my experiences with life, and with the people that I love. I try to remember to see myself in everyone, and everyone in myself.
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6 Responses to Loyalty

  1. ‘…friendship is still thicker’ I agree.
    Lovely poem. Enjoyed it. 🙂



  2. Jingle says:

    awesome sentiments.
    lovely done.

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    Happy Friday!


  3. Sumit Sarkar says:

    Great flow, rhythm and rhyme…
    Beautiful sentiments…
    I agree with you…truths of life… 🙂

    Thank you for sharing 🙂


  4. Purvi says:

    Not always, but when it does, ti does.. I liked your faith in friendship though 🙂


  5. NotATameLion says:

    I love the flow and message of this poem. (funny…I just looked up and saw that Sumit used “flow” too.) Thank you for sharing this poem.


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