Also, the flip side of that is that you may not want the person you're dating to know the details your best friend knows. In theory, it seems like the best idea ever but, in theory, lots of disasters seem like the best idea ever. She knows a lot of intimate details about my marriage and subsequent breakdown. We were closer when we dated, but it hurt infinitely worse to break up. She definitely had a point there. Well if we have to, we have to. While your friend may always have been there to console you after a messy break-up, they might not have been there for all of the bad times with your ex-partner.
After reading the experiences of these women it becomes clear that taking the plunge and dating your best friend is, indeed, a big risk.
13 things you’ll only know if you’ve started dating your best friend
That build-up before you started dating? Infidelity in a relationship can leave you with many questions, especially the reason why it happened in the first place. It feels natural. On one hand it feels natural, right, and wonderful and I wish we had gotten together years ago. I really hope she keeps her word. While your friend may always have been there to console you after a messy break-up, they might not have been there for all of the bad times with your ex-partner. Giggles in your Inbox Subscribe to our daily newsletter and get the latest updates on fashion, beauty, style, and more.