Friends be the word

Though what does that mean?

To keep silent, to yourself

Or let them hear you scream?

Prop yourself up

Or have on someone to lean?

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Friends be the term

But what does that entail?

To walk on your own

Or have others trail?

To have experiences for yourself

Or out for others to regale?

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So, as you can see

Friends be us

But not just a term

No, what a thought!

Not just a term, you and me

Friends be a promise for us to keep