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I Fell In Love With My Best Friend

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    He loves me back!! This is quite possibly the

    first relationship I'm giving my all to. I don't remember most of the other ones.
    MrPoolofsouls MrPoolofsouls 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    He was there when times were rough.

    We hit it off. We dated for a short period of time. And I fell even harder for him. Then one day he decided he just wanted to be friends because he valued our friendship so much more and the relationship would have ruined it all. I still love him and it's so hard to just be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 11

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    Way far back in time I had a crush on my friend.

    ...but she was straight as a board. She doesn't really talk to me anymore and she's got a guy now.
    blackcat4656 blackcat4656 18-21 1 Response Dec 9, 2015

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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 first figured out I was bi,

    when I started liking my best friend as more than a best friend. That was two months ago almost and she knows I'm bi but she doesn't know about me liking her. I'm not sure if I should tell her because I don't really like her in that way anymore, and because I think it might be...
    FOBrules FOBrules 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2015

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    CDSanchez CDSanchez 13-15, F Nov 8, 2015

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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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    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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    I was good friends with this guy once.

    I'd tell him everything I only trusted him. Then one day he just stopped talking to me. About 4-5 months later he tells me happy birthday so I texted him and asked why he hated me and he said he didn't. So we started talking and the next day we went to Starbucks and the mall. We...
    Kenzilu99 Kenzilu99 16-17, F Nov 13, 2015

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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 3 Responses Nov 28, 2013

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    Too Much For Me To Handle

    I have heard about heart brake, have seen it happening around me. I have been with guys before and have gone through break ups, yet what I have felt back then never even came close to what I feel today. I am in pain; my heart has been ripped out and stacked to a wall. Before...
    bakkaonna bakkaonna 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 15, 2012

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    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 25, 2015

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    And it was the worst experience of my life.

    I had this friend who I had known on and off for a few years now. We had been hanging out more often lately and I started realizing I was falling for him. Hard. One day in May, while hanging out with another friend of ours, he kissed me. I was confused, but I didn't let that...
    unknownlittleme unknownlittleme 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 9

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

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    So in case some ppl were wondering me And my

    best friend or should I say ex best friend are now just friends but I feel like he doesn't want to be friends. Me and another friend feel like he's gay but he's too afraid to be his true self so he has to hide his true self. Idk why some ppl are sooooooo fake af. So now I'm...
    ThatWeirdGayKid ThatWeirdGayKid 18-21, M Jan 21

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    There was a day when i met a boy

    and we quickly became friends. He was so different than any other boy i've met. 4 months after we became friends he told me that he has a crush on me and i was pretty confused, i wasn't sure if i feel the same way to him. But we just kept being friends normally, but after 3...
    Imscaredofme Imscaredofme 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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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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    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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    Ruined A Perfectly Good Friendship - Live And Learn

    Knew this girl when I was in my early 20's (we met when I was 20 she 18). We went out about a half a dozen times over three-ish years. We talked on the phone periodically about life, work, family nonsense, etc. Gradually we built up our talk frequency to about three or four...
    oobiedoobie oobiedoobie 51-55, M 3 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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    But I can't be friends with somebody I truly

    love. It hurts too much. I drift away, fade into the darkness, fade into the mists of her mind, become a vague memory, and then all at once she never hears from me again. I never call her, when she call me I'm "to busy to talk". I'd rather be apart from her and content, then be...
    thetamedbeast thetamedbeast 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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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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    Well I havent fallen in love yet

    but Ive known her for almost half of my life. 18 years is a long time to have a friend of the opposite sex. Weve talked about being together on a few occasions but right now is our opportunity. Were both single and weve been throwing the idea around. Weve even tried to kiss but...
    Heyyou76 Heyyou76 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2015

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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 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 7, 2015

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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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    I'm currently in a relationship with him

    and it's the best thing ever. ❤️❤️ make sure you find the right one
    miarosas miarosas 13-15, F Dec 5, 2015

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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 41-45, M 5 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    Well, here goes nothing.

    ...... I am married with 3 beautiful children to a wonderful, accepting, and caring man....... but there is a catch..... I have been best friends with a female for 11 years, she knows me better than I know myself, and I'm in love with her. I've expressed how I feel probably way...
    mrsinlovewithmiss mrsinlovewithmiss 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 19, 2015

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    sydneyallison17 sydneyallison17 16-17, F Jan 24

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    I am glad a lot of you are sharing your

    experiences with falling in love with your best friend. However, I "fell" in love with my best friend. Past tense. Unfortunately, things did not end well for me and him - mostly because I chose not to tell him since it never would've worked. I am glad though that others have had...
    Rycbar17 Rycbar17 16-17, M Nov 9, 2015

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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 36-40, F 4 Responses May 13, 2013

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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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    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 26-30, M 16 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    she was my world, we met in 2nd grade were best

    friends ever sense. she came out as gay in high school I was already openly pansexual and I knew she wasn't straight we had always been on the more touchy feely side with eachother I wasn't like that with anyone of never that comfortable. one day we were laying together on my...
    Alexismarie9314 Alexismarie9314 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I met a girl in middle school,

    and she was the only person who I could really trust. We grew really close, and I actually thought we were dating for a little while when I reached freshman year and she reached eighth grade.. But.. The reason I say, "I thought" Is because she's always telling me how afraid she...
    DementedKarkat DementedKarkat 13-15, T Apr 22, 2015

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    When I was living far away from home in a place

    I hated, and felt entirely isolated, I became good friends with someone whom I felt just "got" me. I didn't have to explain, she just understood. I don't know if it was because I was lonely and she was there, and gave me the time and attention I needed, or if I really did fall...
    notthis78 notthis78 36-40, F Apr 5, 2015

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    Cowgirl1992 Cowgirl1992 22-25, F Jan 14, 2015

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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 25 Responses Jul 21, 2008

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    whatonmars whatonmars 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    This is how our relationship goes 😂 We still

    got that bit of the best friend stage :3 not the couple that always talks about life, problems, and other serious stuff like we're strangers paired up to love eachother
    Arietis3302 Arietis3302 13-15, F Feb 3

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    I think I probably have one of the worst

    experience with this. I fell in love with my best friend. I am a girl and she is a girl. We met when I was going through a break up. I was just out of the hospital after attempting suicide and I was still inclined to end my life. A few weeks after, she popped up and said hi...
    Zodane Zodane 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    My "Falling In Love With My Best Friend" story

    is pretty long so I'll try my hardest to sum it up. We met in the 9th grade. It took her a year after we met to confess her love for me. It took me 9 years to admit that my feelings were mutual. One day we were hang out, and I decided that it was time to be honest with her and...
    PurpleLipstick PurpleLipstick 22-25, F Nov 19, 2015

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    On Sunday I told my one

    and only best friend I loved her. I emailed her a long letter explaining the times we spent together and what I've thought about her. Also what she put me through and the pain I felt. Now my love for her is over and I only love her as my best friend only. I needed to get this...
    PoopieNoodle PoopieNoodle 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2015

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    It was a disaster when I first met him.

    He was the first guy to let my tears fall during our first days in second year high school.who would think that from treating him as ENEMY, he became my BEST FRIEND when we turned fourth year students. Most of our classmates witnessed how we've been very close that it came...
    maianne maianne 16-17, F Aug 18, 2015

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    -When you try to prove someone

    who loves you for who you are, wrong ;-;
    Arietis3302 Arietis3302 13-15, F Feb 2

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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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