Friendship before dating quotes
It seems that physical attraction is often a by-product of a cemented companionship.
Yet not every close friendship will develop into the kind of romance that would give Danielle Steele a run for her money.
But, when probed further, one third said they secretly lusted after their male friends.
One of the best gifts we can give our partners is the gift of total acceptance of who they are without expecting anything in return.Subconsciously you're deciding whether you can take it further, from a friendship on to a more emotional and sexual level.' Of course, the overlap in what we want from both friends and partners is significant.In a poll conducted for the women's website 83 per cent of female participants believed that a purely platonic friendship could exist between men and women.He'd even sit with her in the pub and have a couple of warm-up drinks while she waited for a new date to arrive. 'On that day of the wedding, when everyone around me was saying how lovely he was, I suddenly thought they were right.She described him to other friends as 'not very exciting'. It was like an epiphany.' Most psychologists would say that was unusual.