Story archives - tag: "best friend"

Silly Little Girls

There's nothing quite like the moment a drug deal goes bad, and you see someone lose their head.

tags: gunshot headless boyfriend drug dealer heroin affection loss grief best friend drug deal gone bad I miss you [add]

2011-12-09 14:32:43 / Rating: 414 /


I haven't spoken to her in five years, but it's still habit to look at her house as I drive past.

tags: childhood best friend friendship [add]

2011-07-25 13:25:26 / Rating: 733.75 /

Come Around.

I've heard over and over that "you're supposed to marry your best friend", but my best friend didn't agree as much as I did.

tags: unrequited love best friend [add]

2011-07-11 08:54:36 / Rating: 671.5 /


When her shaky and sobbing voicemail said to call her back asap, the worst thing I could think of was maybe her dog was dead, not her father.

tags: suicide dog dead dad best friend [add]

2011-06-20 11:07:26 / Rating: 651 /

r.i.p. Cinnamon

The day my beloved cat died, my best friend asked me, "Well, did he leave you something in the will?" and my day was a whole lot better.

tags: humor death happiness/sadness best friend [add]

2010-06-08 12:09:17 / Rating: 790.25 /

Rock Star

After divorcing my wife and marrying her best friend who was the maid of honor at the former wedding, my nephew married my ex-wife making her my niece.

tags: divorce wedding nephew best friend [add]

2009-11-06 14:28:48 / Rating: 725.5 /

the other girl

"I would run away with you tomorrow if I weren't dating your best friend," he said while we were having sex on my best friend's bed.

tags: irony best friend sex cheating [add]

2009-03-09 12:41:44 / Rating: 580.75 /


I told him I was surprised that he was still talking to me, and he said, "Well, being bisexual means you're still half normal and I guess it could be worse."

tags: bisexual coming out best friend what [add]

2009-02-26 20:27:50 / Rating: 533.25 /


She kissed me in the parking lot of the Mormon church, and all the cars drove by slowly, honking their horns.

tags: lesbian best friend old flame funny private joke kiss [add]

2008-12-31 12:43:34 / Rating: 810 /


My best friend looked at me and said, "My mouth tastes like Spring Break."

tags: humor college alcohol party best friend [add]

2008-12-04 13:19:40 / Rating: 681.5 /

futura yellow

She hung herself with the purse I gave her for Christmas.

tags: suicide guilt loss forgiveness closet best friend [add]

2008-04-28 12:11:33 / Rating: 944 /


Only after being caught having an affair with her husband did I regret betraying my best friend.

tags: regret adultery best friend [add]

2007-11-07 13:15:25 / Rating: 543.75 /

taper jean girl

My best friend looked out at the ocean, back at the shore and then at me, and asked "What happened to our clothes?"

tags: humor beach naked skinny dip ocean best friend [add]

2007-10-22 13:56:11 / Rating: 757 /


I was no more acquainted with the definition of clarity than when the music slowed down and he turned to face me, stopping the world from moving and changing my life forever.

tags: clarity life-changing event best friend [add]

2007-09-11 12:55:48 / Rating: 475.75 /


I made Superman cry the day I went to the hospital.

tags: brother self-harm addiction sober getting better best friend family love [add]

2007-07-17 14:46:03 / Rating: 877.75 /


I told him he wasn't allowed to die until I was ready to say goodbye, but he didn't listen.

tags: dog best friend death [add]

2007-07-17 13:07:40 / Rating: 926.75 /


I left my best friend a teary voicemail this morning and she hasn't called me back.

tags: phone call best friend [add]

2007-06-22 14:11:40 / Rating: 515.25 /