My best friends are dating each other
Depending on the situation, you may find yourself faced with some significant heartache, but it’s important to remember that being the wrong person for your crush doesn’t mean you aren’t the right person for someone else. The Conversation UK receives funding from Hefce, Hefcw, SAGE, SFC, RCUK, The Nuffield Foundation, The Ogden Trust, The Royal Society, The Wellcome Trust, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and The Alliance for Useful Evidence, as well as sixty five university members.“You’ve already taken that time to figure out that you’re compatible with each other,” says Winnie*, a 22-year-old recent college graduate.
It’s certainly worked for Susan, who is celebrating her one-year anniversary with her boyfriend soon.Juei, 26, says, “You already feel so comfortable around them and you don’t have to stress about making a good impression.” But, as I discovered the hard way, this level of total comfort can be a double-edged sword.My aforementioned friend and I did start dating, but because I was so relaxed and not worried about what he thought of me, I ended up on the other end of the spectrum. does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment.View the full list Being someone’s BFF is a big deal – you don’t hand over the other half of your “Best Friends” necklace to just anyone.