Long reads. If you've ever broken up with a friendyou know it's just as painful — if not more so — than breaking up with a partner. I mean, what happens to your dynamic when you go from buds who gab about your respective lives to being each other's love lives? My now-husband and I both involved ourselves with many different romantic relationships before giving our friendship a shot at something else, and I feel like if I didn't consider dating my best friendmy life would be drastically different and probably way sad. Join the conversation here.
5 Things to Know Before Dating Your Best Friend
This comment has been deleted. How many times have you switched shirts before a first date? It can easily leave you feeling hurt, confused, betrayed, and angry all at once — and understandably so. Why dating a friend could be the secret to true love. But it was pretty amazing until we started learning the bad things about one another and that kinda made me see her in a different light and I would imagine the same for her.