Why not?<br />
You two spent a lot of time together and you seen his caring side.<br />
Thats how one falls in love by doing things together and seeing different sides as they happen. well that is how I think.<br />
Some fall in love for less things.
you have shared something together, a bond that you wouldn't normally see between friends. Being there for them both was something special, and he will see you in a different light because of that. If you feel closer to him, have feelings for him, then go for it... Out of every tragic event comes something special, and if it the two of you becoming an item, then that is beauty itself.
A couple who were friends of our family years ago... She worked for him. They ended up together after she lost her husband tragically. He was there for her. I'm sure he was there when the police told her.
Absolutely. I'm sure his Dad would be happy that something so good has come from this, if he was aware of course.
sounds like you already know the answer, you want strangers to justify it for you?