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I Fell In Love With My Best Friend

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    Well I ended up telling her

    and she said we could just be friends and its been a lot harder than I ever thought it would be. Every time I see her I cannot focus on anything else. She is constantly on my mind and it hurts so badly because she has a boyfriend. I always see them together and I try so hard to...
    Lynanie Lynanie 16-17, F 10 Responses Nov 23, 2014

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    "Slowly" My best friend Austin has been one of

    my biggest supporters ever since met. We bonded right off the bat with our love for the same music, our passions in what we love to do, and our mutual respect for our differences. But at the time he and I became pals, I was dating Chris so of course, I focused on my boyfriend...
    XxxFallenAngelxxX XxxFallenAngelxxX 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2014

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    Homophobes Beware

    How old was I? Eleven? Twelve I think. He - two years older than I was likely fourteen. He was spending the night. He is like no one else I have ever known. Like a puppy dog at times, with boundless energy, even before he started drinking coffee. He has a sweet openness - a...
    theologian theologian 18-21, M 6 Responses May 18, 2011

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    we've been friends for over a year,

    everything was going great , we've had our ups and downs but in the end we always work everything out but then suddenly i dont know where did all our stupid feelings came out of nowhere but that just lasted for 2 weeks and we had to stop because it was pointless we had no future...
    tinna20 tinna20 18-21, F Jan 7

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    ILavIt ILavIt 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2014

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    I fell inlove with him His smile

    and everything. I told him that i like him and he told me "i love you as my bestfriend" but what makes me crazy is the way he treats me. And also sometimes he gets so jealous when i am hanging out with other boys. I dont understand him 😔 not a bit
    goldreyowl goldreyowl 16-17, F Feb 15

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    Fell and falling in deeper.

    I recently discovered an interest in my best friend and the flame for him is growing larger and brighter by the day. We met during the 8th grade and he had moved away before Freshman year but he would come up often for prolonged visits and we would just chill. It was until after...
    CutttieBaby CutttieBaby 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I fell in love with my best friend about 3

    years ago. We've been together for 2 years on Jan. 1. But right now we are on a break. I'm terrified that this is it for us. Even though we had so many plans for the future. I honestly wanted to marry this girl. She is my whole world. We are so close she knows every thing about...
    christin13 christin13 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    I Wanted to Tell U

    i try to tell you but you dont see. i saw the glint in your eye unpredictable and unexpected! the way you asked me what is it made me want to tell you the truth but you'd hate me for it it would be awkward for us both as the friendship would feel obligated the darkness...
    jaded5sapphire jaded5sapphire 16-18, F 8 Responses Sep 10, 2007

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    I'd be at work and I'd get dizzy.

    I began throwing up driving down the road. I couldn't think straight. I was told that sometimes I'd go into work and I'd be yellow. I was afraid to tell you. I'd go to the doctors and the tests would come back clean. I thought I was going crazy. My muscles felt like their was...
    justderek justderek 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    I've been friends with her the longest time.

    I called her every day, and loved every minute of it. We share a lot of the same interests, but just enough difference to keep things fresh. And I fell in love with her. I really did. I think I realized it when she visited relatives in another country. She called me on the...
    BadCatholic BadCatholic 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    It Happened So Fast!

    I was in college for the first time, orientation weekend. There she was, 5' 4" and an upperclassman. She was in her third year of college and hot hot hot. I was new and only had a few friends. We were introduced on Labor Day Weekend. For several months we laughed, joked, hung out...
    hawkfan12 hawkfan12 36-40, M 4 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    We met online and quickly became rl besties.

    He didn't tell me he had a gf until after I fell for him. I enjoy his company very much, but it hurts to hang out at the same time.
    kagekoneko kagekoneko 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    You got scared. I know you.

    I know you're scared. When you get scared you run because you don't want to get hurt again. I'm the same way. Sorry back to my story. Our story. Maybe because I was on night shift. Maybe it was because I washed laundry for a living. Maybe because I had my license but no wheels...
    justderek justderek 22-25, M 17 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    We met four years ago

    and he had just started dating my best friend at the time. We hit it off over both of us liking our coffee light and sweet with French vanilla. I told him that night that if he ever hurt her, I would kill him. As the months went on we got really close. I could talk to him about...
    Lotusalise Lotusalise 22-25, F Jun 17, 2014

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    We were 13 when we first met;

    and although I thought that I didn't love him then, I realize now that all those moments of thinking, "Oh, he'd love this", or times that I saw something and wished he was there... those were moments of love. And now he is with my best friend, and they're in love, and I'll never...
    EmmaWhite101 EmmaWhite101 18-21, F Jan 25

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    All the fuel is there

    for an amazing fire yet I guard it against all sparks. I leave it up to her to set our world a blaze I've been burned once to many times by my own feelings.
    CaptPetemoss CaptPetemoss 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    Well, there are some things I can't say here,

    due to the fact that it would give some people my name or the name of my friend, but this is what happened. First of all, I'm an oddity at my high school, I spend a majority of my time reading and writing research notations, or emailing, calling, and texting people...
    Alvinus Alvinus 16-17, M Jan 7

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    I didn't ask for it. Who does?

    I'm a pretty guarded person. I decided to let you in. You're an amazing friend. I wouldn't trade you for the world. I enjoy your company; you makes me laugh; your presence makes me smile; you're always there when I need you; you break me out of my shell. Then months later, I...
    MyWorldMyMind MyWorldMyMind 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2014

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    The Feeling Was Always Mutual, But Something Unknown Always Stopped Us.

    When I first looked upon her she was sitting on her own huddled on a low bench with her face in a book, she was quite and withdrawn and it was evident to me that she had gone through some form of trauma. People said she was strange but I thought she was an evil angel waiting to...
    LordNothing LordNothing 26-30, M 7 Responses Jan 12, 2011

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    I Think I Love Him (:

    HI! :D I have a friend. Let's just call him...Spongebob. :) So, me and Spongebob were friends for about two years now. But this past year, I feel that him and me just have a lot more fun and we connected a lot more lately and blahblahblah! :) But lately, i've been thinking...
    Plink0 Plink0 13-15, F 14 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    Me and my boyfriend have been together

    for almost 10 months and he is literally the love of my life. I am extremely happy but when we fight its bad. We've both given each other several chances and we both need to fix ourselves and as long as we do that we'll stay together. The one thing my boyfriend has asked me...
    laxlife laxlife 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    The void I felt as I fell apart was,

    at least to what I could imagine in my mind, probably equal to what you felt when I'd left you in the hospital. I began to feel very sad. I missed you. I missed my family. I knew I messed up somewhere and with what seemed like my last days I thought, "where did I mess up?" Their...
    justderek justderek 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 11, 2014

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    My freshman year of high school I met this

    really cool girl in my theater class and we became best friends. She had silver hair, piercings, and always winged her eyeliner really big, which were all qualities I admired. To me, she was the coolest and most interesting person I had ever met. She opened me up to more things...
    nighttimemytime nighttimemytime 16-17, F Jan 11

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    I fell in love with my friend on Facebook,

    We became friends on November 26,2013 As time passed our friendship turned into LOVE The sad part of this story is that he lives in Cuba, his name is Juan Daniel ,We talk on the phone when possible,I travel to Cuba whenever i can take off from work. We love each other very much...
    rosielovesjuandaniel rosielovesjuandaniel 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 25, 2014

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    I didn't want to fall in love with him!

    But every time we would talk it was like he wanted me to... I tried so hard not to but I just couldn't help myself, with his blue eyes and red hair... He was the only thing I could think about.... He was consuming my life!! I felt that if I was going to love him he should know...
    Charg96 Charg96 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I fell in love with my gay best friend.

    We met at work and became very close because of some common friends. He was the guy who makes me laugh and was always there for me. The teasing from officemates intensified as days went by. He just went with it and sending me mixed signals making everything worse. I finally fell...
    ste327 ste327 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I edited this a little bit,

    I didn't know if I wanted you guys to know everything that had happened afterwards but I'm not as nervous as I was before. So I'm bi and yes I fell in love with my best friend who was a girl. (Thats when i found out i was bi) I could talk to her about anything, no secret was...
    jacithepanda jacithepanda 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2014

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    I'm currently in love with my best friend.

    He's been super close to me since sixth grade, and we've just clicked. Recently, over the past summer, we got really intimate, and we ended up exploring and experimenting with each other. He broke things off physically and dated a girl for two weeks; things didn't work out and...
    TalkingKat TalkingKat 18-21, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    It's happened a few times

    because it's such a natural progression, yet it always ends in alienation and heartbreak. That's why I don't even keep girls as friends anymore. I promised myself after the last time I wouldn't let it happen again. If I feel an attraction starting, I tell them straight-up that...
    SnowCrow SnowCrow 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    I mean even tho he is older

    than me I just I have a connection with him lol I wanna be where he is and cuddle and play footsie etc. I just can't believe I met someone so great lol ❤️😍💋😘👌😉😏💍💕
    crazywolf5683 crazywolf5683 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 13, 2014

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    Question! if you secretly fell in love with

    your best friend would you stay best friends and if so, why?
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F 9 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    I met my bf and best friend 5 years ago

    and I didn't know I loved him we're now planning our wedding ain't that crazy
    tequila16 tequila16 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    Fallen Love, Forgotten Life I swore to myself

    that I'd never love you. You shouldn't fall in love with your best friend. But that's not the kind of love I fell into. I miss never talking, but just walking, and hugging. I miss that night we spent outside in your yard till 2 am. I miss the night you kissed me goodnight..that...
    smile44me smile44me 16-17, F Feb 18

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    I understand that I will face scorn

    and disgust if I were to confront it. I am scared, worried. I cut my hair short and kept it jaw length, but straight and boyish, I wore jackets, trousers, anything to hide my not-much figure. It is an urge, to act like...we are some sort of 'couple' since we are both females. I...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    When I was 13, I fell in love with my best

    friend, Joshua...its been almost four years now and i still have the same feelings for him. It peculiar, how we met...he stepped on my toe during an after-school daycare I attended because my parents worked till late...I hated him, and he hated me. For the next year, we bothered...
    liz1999 liz1999 31-35 Jan 2

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    My Husband, My Best Friend...

    I met my husband when I was 19, he was 26. I met him through a guy I was sleeping with (ironic I know). The guy I was sleeping with wanted to "test" me, and see if I would cheat on him. He brought his friend down to meet me; his mistake! We ended up staying up the entire night...
    Invisible2unow Invisible2unow 41-45, F 11 Responses May 16, 2011

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    The most memorable people in life will be the

    friends who loved you when you weren't very loveable xx
    Magdawoo Magdawoo 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    My best friend has been my boyfriend

    for the past 3 years. He is the sweetest person ever. I have an incurable illness, and so when we first started going out, he made up this story about how I'm a fallen angel, and I lost my wings, and that he'll try to find them for me, and when he does, I'll be cured. He's the...
    xxalicerosexx xxalicerosexx 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I've known my best friend,

    I guess I could call her Amber, from ever since kindergarten. She has been more than a best friend to me always, we've been like soul mates: I know everything about her and she knows everything about me. Sadly, the last few years have been a slight down in our friendship: she...
    sunflowerheaven sunflowerheaven 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2014

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    My Friend At School

    His name is cole and were best friends, however i also love him and want to date him. He likes me more then friends to but we both dont want our relationship to develop to fast so were gonna wait until high school or grade 8
    ShelbyH2001 ShelbyH2001 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2013

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    I think he feels the same way

    but we both dance around the issue.. Fear is a terrible thing!
    VanTraveller VanTraveller 51-55, F 6 days ago

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    angiestong angiestong 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Worth a Try.

    Really, I don't know why I'm doing this.  Maybe it's because I really have no one else to talk to about it.  I guess resorting to random people isn't really a good idea, but hey, it's worth a try.   I've been friends with her for about three years now.  We...
    JetWii JetWii 18-21 24 Responses Jul 21, 2008

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    I fell deeply in love with my best friend.

    I told her & she said she also liked me but I liked her more then she liked me. I gave up on her because she started talking to another guy & she changed 😞
    MyGfIsSoCute MyGfIsSoCute 13-15, M Feb 18

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    LIFE

    Growing up I had a best friend named matt. we were practically neighbors and spent all of our time together. I loved him so much and I always knew he felt the same we just never said it. we didn't need to. when I got to the 9th grade I moved away. our friendship just seemed...
    itsthelittlethings itsthelittlethings 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 28, 2013

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    How We Met

    I met him last year in French class our teacher was gone for a while and we had a sub so she assigned a project that we had to do on France and the daffy it was due me and him forgot but we were still strangers at this he was playing with his tongue piercing I was bored when he...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 30, 2012

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    It was my second year of varsity,

    and I had committed myself to my studies and eventually making it into med school.Until he came along.An adorable curly boy wonder who would turn my mind and my world upside down.Before I met him, if you told me about "soul mates" and "the one" I would have scoffed in your faces...
    Tshifi Tshifi 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    Pssst

    You're the one, who always laughed the loudest. I am the one who would follow. You're the one who liked my stupid jokes, even when my punchlines made no sense, you still laughed. We could have an entire conversation with just one word being used, really. You always knew where...
    EMinnovation EMinnovation 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 15, 2012

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    Piece Of Advice Though....

    Dont.THe break up sucks in more ways than one. cause you lose your best friend too...
    Punk1n Punk1n 31-35, F 5 Responses May 13, 2013

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    First we were strangers,

    then became friends.. Got closer and closer , then I realized that I've developed feelings .. He's everything I've ever wanted in a guy .. :) couple days later , he tells me he likes me too. I told him a dark secret of mine , and he responds " I won't ever leave U and stick by...
    ASA15 ASA15 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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