By clicking "Send" you agree to our Terms of Service. Chair and Professor of Psychology, Monmouth University. With your BFF as your romantic partner, you get the best of both worlds, someone with whom you can laugh, share your life and cuddle. When you do, make sure you express your good will for their relationship but refuse to discuss it. But if I see a full make-out session, I'll just throw water at them and tell them to stop. In addition, valuing friendship also decreased the chances of the couple breaking up. Having a romantic partner who is also your best friend potentially sounds perfect.
Keep him at arms-length and at the same time show your friend that you are happy for her and are there to support her.
Dear Straight Up! My Best Friends are Dating and I Feel Like a Third Wheel
I enlisted the help of Monmouth University Polling Institute to investigate. How do I get over feeling awkward with people? Expert Database Find experts with knowledge in: I find myself getting more and more frustrated and angry at them. The second most common response was liking their spouse as a person, another key facet of friendship-based love. Chair and Professor of Psychology, Monmouth University.