I've known this girl now for the past year via my buddy she's the daughter of a good family friend of his. I've gotten to know her friends well, when one of them told me she's said I'm the nicest guy she's ever met. Many times she has even told me we are best friends for life and she always say's "you da best" to me whenever I do something for her. I also earned the trust of her parents and got along real well with them too since they can be pretty strict at times. I never really made any moves on her since I met her because my best buddy was real protective over her so I never wanted to piss him off if I got involved with her. But the other night he told me how obvious it is i like her and how he'd love to see us go out together.
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A breakup can be heartbreaking and the inclination to stay friends is understandable. When someone was important to you romantically, it's natural to want to hold on to that connection. However, this can be difficult territory. Go slowly and give each other space at first. Manage your emotions by reminding yourself the relationship is over. As you move forward, remember to keep your emotions in check to sustain the relationship long term. Make sure you're both ready.
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Dating a friend is widely recognized to be a pursuit fraught with potential complications. I learned this lesson the hard way when I started dating a friend in high school. Not only were we good friends, but our families were also extremely close and had been for years. When we broke up nine months later, all the usual post-breakup awkwardness and bitterness were multiplied tenfold by the fact that we were forced to hang out whenever our families got together, which was often. On the flip side, when we rekindled the flame after college, our friendship and the friendship between our families became one of the best parts about our more-than-friendship.