By subscribing, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Statement. If, after all of that, they still want to be not only your best friend but your partner too, you could be onto something really special… Be warned though: Romantic touching and sexual contact can blur the lines of a relationship and confuse boundaries. Sex to SAVE the friendship. Moving slowly is a good way of avoiding confusing hot-and-cold behaviour. Moments such as these can get a little awkward in the first few months of the relationship —— contrary to popular belief where dating your best friend would mean less awkwardness. But if you do take that leap of faith, who knows?
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5 Things to Know Before Dating Your Best Friend
Jerry, we have to have sex to save the friendship. Sign up for the Thought Catalog Weekly and get the best stories from the week to your inbox every Friday. Make sure that your motivations are pure and not temporary. But if you do take that leap of faith, who knows? Tips It might be easier to transition from friends to lovers if you keep this change from mutual friends and family until you are settled into the new relationship.