I really like this... It sounds like you're talking to a friend and letting them know that you'll be there for them... through thick and thin.... I LOVE IT!!!
That's what I was getting at! She keeps saying, "I've been through it all . . . it doesn't matter anymore." I'm trying to tell her (esp. in this poem) that she HASN'T and I have . . . and I want to protect her. Ugh, why don't people just admit that I'm right?