11 Birthday Wishes for a Dear Friend: COVID Edition

So, a friend’s birthday is coming up? This will give you a unique chance to bond. If you’re looking for the perfect words to say ‘happy birthday,’ here are a few ideas.

Saying happy birthday friend is fantastic, but a truly honed message will mean so much more. Birthday wishes for a friend are great. Funny birthday wishes for a friend can be even better. So, don’t underestimate the value to humor or even of making light of the current global situation. We’ve included a number of ideas you can use in your own well-wishing.

Of course, we will not have done this topic justice without also addressing the fact that COVID-19 is ongoing, especially in the United States. We’ve all seen the memes of people ‘celebrating’ their birthday in quarantine. Usually, it’s a guy with a birthday hat blowing a whistle alone. With this going on, people are undoubtedly feeling lonelier than usual on their birthday. So, it may require a bit more effort to make up for. But anyhow, below are a few ideas for birthday messages. Take it away, list!

Birthday Messages for a Friend

So, let’s try a few birthday messages on for size. Here we go:

‘What a joy to have so many years of friendship. Have a fantastic birthday!’

‘I am so lucky to have you as a friend. I hope you have a special birthday! Don’t forget to make a wish before you blow out the candles. Thanks for being a wonderful friend. Happy birthday!’

‘Best wishes from me and all my friends here. Happy birthday, my friend!’

Happy birthday! {insert shared memory here}. Hope to be able to do it again sometime when all this craziness ends!

‘Thanks for being there for me when I needed you most! Happy birthday, and feel free to reach out if you need someone to talk to on your most special day!

‘Congratulations on making it halfway through 2020. Happy birthday! We sent a ‘not a flamethrower’ that should be coming in the mail any day now. Sorry, if it doesn’t arrive in time for your birthday!’

‘Happy birthday! Sorry this one had to be such a drag. Save that cheer for next year!

‘Happy birthday and may god shower your backyard with bullets and sharp sticks so you’ll be ready when the zombie apocalypse comes!’

‘I guess you were always a bit of an introvert. Happy birthday! We’ll have to save the shots for Zoom.

‘Happy birthday from afar. I’m sure we’ll see each other again, when the world comes back to its senses! Remember, I’ve still got that [xyz] waiting for you!’

‘Hey, bud. How’s it going? Good news is the cybertruck’ll be out long before nuclear winter is expected to subside. Count your blessings. Happy birthday! Keys are in the mail.

Happy birthday! I hope you’re staying healthy. The fam is doing great. We sent extra masks. How is quarantine going? Hang in there, and let us know if you need anything!