At times, it’s inevitable to fall for a friend and want to date them.Here’s a guide on how to date a friend that can make all the difference between a successful relationship and a failed friendship.Use these step-by-step tips on how to date a friend, and you’ll be able to create the attraction in love sooner than you think.[Read: 6 easy ways to accidentally kiss a friend and get away with it] Give your attention One of the first steps in knowing how to date a friend is to let your friend know that you favor them and pay more attention to them than you do to anyone else.If you split up with a boyfriend, the usual advice is to cut all ties with him, and that is going to make it impossible for you to go back to being just good friends. There will be none of chase and first date fun All the preliminary work will have been done, so there’re will be no chase, no first date and no voyage of discovery with each other.You might even find yourself feeling disappointed with the arrangement and thinking that the only real difference is that you now go to bed together sometimes. Getting naked together might feel awkward You may have known this guy for years and even possibly grown up with him.
But how do you go about it and pop the question without making things uncomfortable?They're your besties, so you know them like the back of your hand. And although you may be kind of excited for them at first, the anxiety eventually sets in.What does this mean now for relationship with your friends?The struggle can be all too real when two of your best friends start dating.You may experience an “I knew it” moment, because you probably sensed something fishy going on before they made it Facebook official.