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Dating Friends: Should You Date Your Friends?
How to Date a Friend - Tips on Dating a Friend
The first kiss my boyfriend and I shared as friends-who-now-know-they-like-each-other was nothing short of terrifying. I pulled him into what I thought would be a sweeping, spark-filled smooch and he just stood there, hardly moving. The rest of the date was even more catastrophic. We nervously drank too much and watched Sweet Home Alabama on his bed without looking at each other. I was convinced we had no chemistry and that I ruined a perfectly-great friendship.
Dating friend advice
Dating a friend is widely recognized to be a pursuit fraught with potential complications. I learned this lesson the hard way when I started dating a friend in high school. Not only were we good friends, but our families were also extremely close and had been for years. When we broke up nine months later, all the usual post-breakup awkwardness and bitterness were multiplied tenfold by the fact that we were forced to hang out whenever our families got together, which was often.
Seriously, have you seen the DMs they receive from weirdos on Tinder? Cut them some slack. Some advice is especially bad, even if your intentions are good. Unless your friend has gone into full hibernation mode, they probably have been putting themselves out there.