friedsMany years ago (too many to count) I watched the classic romantic comedy, When Harry Met Sally. As I was cuddled up on my sofa, my ears perked up when Harry said the infamous line, "You realize of course that we could never be friends."
While Sally renounced his theory - "That's not true. I have a number of men friends and there is no sex involved" - I thought of my own male friends. I have maintained a platonic relationship with them all. No sex. Not even a peck on the lips on a drunken night.
So, he is wrong, isn't he? Can men and women ever be just friends?
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Harry's conclusion is based on one thing - sexual attraction. It doesn't matter if you've never been intimate with your male BFF. It cannot be a true friendship "because no man can be friends with a woman that he finds attractive. He always wants to have sex with her."
I've come up with a solution to this conundrum, which has plagued man and womankind sinceRead More »from Can Men and Women Ever Just Be Friends?