Dating a freind
But while friends dating might sound like the perfect answer, we all know it can be fraught with problems. Consider the consequences Are you prepared to lose your friendship over this relationship? Consider your motives – are your feelings merely physical or are they more deep-rooted?
While the rewards seem great, you should be mindful of the perils and sure of yourself before acting.
A further study carried out by the same professors asked 167 couples how long they’d known one another before becoming romantically involved and whether they were friends first.
They found that, on average, the couples had known each other four months before dating. You never feel more comfortable than when you’re with your friends, right?
, when Billy Crystal’s character explains the age old riddle of male and female friendships.
“Men and women can never be friends,” he tells Meg Ryan, “because the sex part always gets in the way.” And he’s right, sort of.