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How do you go from being a friend to dating?

  1. chasemillis profile image64
    chasemillisposted 7 years ago

    How do you go from being a friend to dating?

  2. michelemacwrites profile image79
    michelemacwritesposted 7 years ago

    If you suddenly look at your friend and realize that there seems to exist some chemistry that transcends "just being friends", I would hint or suggest doing something, just you two.  It has to be more as a date type setting, than just two friends hanging out-maybe an intimate dinner?  I fully believe that if the frienship is true, you should not feel too embarrassed to make the suggestion.  You will immediately know if you sparked some interest.  If it's laughed off, then at least you can still be friends.  You have absolutely nothing to lose, only a great deal to gain.  smile

  3. rexy profile image65
    rexyposted 7 years ago

    I would only advice on this once you really get to know the other side of your friend (eveyone has a good and bad side to them).....and when you know how to handle any bad side and your friends know how to handle your bad side...than go for it.....

  4. tritrain profile image85
    tritrainposted 7 years ago

    Kiss him/her and see how it goes.  Maybe ask first though. smile

  5. jpcmc profile image89
    jpcmcposted 7 years ago

    Just ask your friend out.  If you think it's worth a shot don't waste your time wondering if it will work out or not.

  6. zduckman profile image60
    zduckmanposted 7 years ago

    I believe women have a tendency to keep men as friends...when men would just assume date if there is chemistry there. I have a woman friend that I am interested in ...and she collects men.

  7. 6hotfingers3 profile image60
    6hotfingers3posted 7 years ago

    Its easier to escalate from friend to lover than to do the reverse. From friend to lover means the two of you have a basis on which you could build your intimate relationship. You gotten to know each other from a different perspective through friendship. I would even say you have a stronger  bond based on a mutual trust and respect for each other.

  8. chaunatye profile image60
    chaunatyeposted 7 years ago

    I think you have to be friends with someone before you can be in a relationship anyways, so I think the best thing to do is discuss it, if you feel like you can actually be with your friend on another level, and they feel the same, then go for it!

 
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