But he told me he'd been mulling it over for a while, and he was serious about wanting to give things a go. And not having Jake in my life seemed unimaginably painful. Maybe incompatible phermones are to blame--who knows?
At the same time, after considering it for a minute or two, I realized that if I give it a try, my reluctance could create a weird dynamic which could very well do serious damage to the friendship--maybe as much as a failed romance would. --because there doesn't seem to be much else to explain it.
So, dating a friend might seem a bit frightening, but it's quite the opposite, because this is the one person you can relax with and be yourself, as you were up to this point.
He already knows a lot about you and he is still here, standing next to you and dating you, which means he really does like you.
It’s hard to go through life on your own — which is where best friends come in.
But is your current bestie going to be a real BFF (that means forever, folks) or is your friendship just a flash in the pan?
Why dating your best friend may be your best bet to finding true love.
There's nothing quite like feeling a spark of attraction between you and someone you just met, but lately, we've been wondering whether it's better to date a friend, or at least somebody we've known longer than just a couple of weeks.
You know how many girls he had up to now and he knows how many guys you dated as well.Heck, you might even love him all the more for the quirks you would find annoying in anybody else.Dating a friend might seem less glamorous than falling in love at first sight, but what's more suspenseful than decoding a friend's flirty mixed signals for signs of romantic intentions?x By continuing to use Match, you agree to accept the installation of cookies so we can give you the best experience possible and tailor services and promotions to your interests. Match singles nights and events give members the opportunity to get together at venues near them and share a drink, enjoy an activity and get to know each other.Check out our free and paid Singles Events To read more about our Dating Safety Tips click here.Safety advice Dating is fun but to ensure you do it in the safest way possible we have put together some golden rules to help you get the most out of your online dating journey.