Couple nervous about dating friend


07-Jul-2017 04:22

Our bodies are wired to associate physical closeness with emotional closeness.Holding hands, hugging, and even lying next to a man can release oxytocin in women—the hormone associated with bonding.Having this outlook on compatibility can help significantly in being able to date and remain friends if the dating doesn’t work out.Physical attraction is important and is not to be understated, but it’s important to remember what the physical side of romance means in dating for many reasons.There is nothing wrong with saying, “I’ve enjoyed getting to know you, but I think we’re best as friends.” If your date has the same courtesy as you, it won’t be awkward in social settings, and friendship is much more likely to develop.

It was a lesson many of the other guests took note of.

A few years ago, I attended the wedding of two dear friends of mine.



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