We had different expectations for the relationship, and from there, we were doomed. The point is you can take your time with getting more flirty and seeing if A. We would often run into each other in our group of friends after that, so it took all the acting chops I could muster to keep our mortifying hookup a secret from everyone else, including his ex-girlfriend. Our kids went to school together and two of our daughters played in the same netball team. Several times I picked up the phone to call her but stopped myself. In my first relationship, I dated my best friend but that went south very badly. It's blissful and stressful at the same time.
17 Things That Happen When Your Best Friend Starts Dating Someone New
We depend on and our romantic partners depend on us way more than we do as friends. Just because you get to regularly bone your cool friend now doesn't mean that that's all your relationship will entail. Wavering a little is perfectly normal if you both value your friendship and really don't want to mess it up. Surely, they were mistaken? Getting extra excited for friend hangouts, making cutely awkward eye-contact, brushing against each other just a little more often than you used to. Put your energies into your own life and maintaining a good relationship with them both.