Ruin friendship by dating

12-Oct-2017 00:37

But what if you were already best friends from the start?More precisely, would it make your relationship easier…or harder?It’s certainly worked for Susan, who is celebrating her one-year anniversary with her boyfriend soon.

Next time, should I decide the risk is worth it again, I may find that dating your best friend can be the most rewarding relationship yet. Susan is one of the lucky who navigated the transition well.“Our [platonic] relationship progressed to the next [romantic] step very gradually.That’s why Kirschner advises, “If you’re not completely smitten [with your best friend], just keep it a friendship.” Because that’s usually the biggest risk of pursuing a romantic relationship with a friend: losing that friendship altogether.