Tips for dating a friend
It's how you subtly tell them you'd like to change the dynamic of your relationship, while still testing the waters.It's also a position that’s easy to back off of, should you get the message they just want to be friends, without putting the friendship at any real risk.Sometimes, things just evolve naturally, but just as often, it takes effort to move from the friend zone to the, well, bone zone (sorry).Knowing how to go from friends to dating starts with having a good flirt game.If she literally can't keep his name out of her mouth for a couple of hours, it makes me feel like she's clearly not over past issues.I don't want to pick up a saved video game: I'm here to start new." —Orlando O."I always appreciate the offer to split the check, even though I never allow it.
"Please don't assume we're going to the nicest restaurant in the city because I won't take you there.
There are different reasons that a guy might not pick up the tab (some that might not have anything to do with you), but if you're into him, avoid looking too disappointed.
You don't want him to think you expected it." —Josh F."The food you choose on dates says volumes about your character.
Texting is also a good way to get your subtle flirt on. Instead, try flirting, and then, back off and let the moment be.
Give your friend the time and space to reciprocate.If you're looking to go from crushing to smashing with a friend, the way you flirt is actually not all that different than how you would with a stranger or someone you're still getting to know.