Community·Posted on Nov 15, 2017What's The Best Thing A Friend Can Do For Someone With A Serious Illness?The gifts and gestures that reminded you that they would always be there.by Gyan YankovichBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink When you're unwell, it's obvious that a lot of people don't know what to say or how they can help. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Summit Entertainment / Via giphy.com It's a hard situation for everybody involved. Because of this, it means so much when a friend gets you something that really brightens a bad day. @littlesuccers / Via instagram.com Or surprises you with something that will make your day-to-day life a little easier. @higuccini / Via instagram.com A freezer of food can make all the difference when you're running low on energy. Maybe a friend bought you a keepsake that reminded you that you have support. @emilymcdowell_ / Via instagram.com Or gave you money to help you get to an important appointment. @ashfricknadams / Via instagram.com Or maybe they just showed the hell up at a time you really needed them by your side. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Hulu / Via giphy.com We want to know: what are the gestures and comments you appreciated most when unwell? @quirkypaper / Via instagram.com Let us know in the dropbox below and your submission could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post or video!