Best friends dating each other
“It's not always be a straight path moving from friendship to a romantic relationship – there might be some back-and-forth," says Di Donato.
Realizing you might have mutual feelings for a friend can be something you want help sorting through, but if you're going to talk to someone, consider picking someone who isn't a shared friend.
One I’ve been friends with longer, longer than the other best friend we have.
I feel a little betrayed that they are spending so much time together. Even if they’re busy with something, they’re always chatting, role-playing, anything.
But consistently worrying about the state of your friendship with every new step you take in your romantic development is just no good.
“A couple who goes through a breakup might then have to negotiate how they’ll share their network of friends, says Dr. "But at the point where they’re a couple, I don’t think it benefits them to keep saying ‘Ok, if we break up, what’s going to happen?