Same sex friendships while dating
The first is that having cross-sex friendships becomes progressively harder from middle school through college and finally into adulthood. And of course another benefit of opposite-sex friendships is that they sometimes lead to fulfilling romantic relationships. But keep in mind what the research says about the likelihood of your cross-sex friendship taking this course: it’s far more likely that you’ll develop feelings for her that she doesn’t reciprocate.
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They were then separated and asked a series of questions to gauge their romantic feelings towards their opposite sex friends.