Ah, the age-old question. Is it really possible for men and women to just be friends? According to a study of more than 80 male-female relationships, maybe ... but it doesn't seem likely.
Each relationship studied had its own problems. In most cases, the men were more attracted to the women than vice versa, or the men perceived the women as being more interested in them than they really were. Get a clue, guys.
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The women were much less interested in getting sexual or romantic with their male friends because, well — they were friends, and that could get weird quick! Female respondents were even less likely to be interested in their male friends if they were taken. Well, duh, you don't need a study to tell you that.
So, do we have a final answer? Not quite yet, but if you're considering getting romantic with someone in the friend zone, think twice. Guys, just because she laughs at your jokes and does things with you she doesn't necessarily love, doesn't mean she's into you. She's just a good friend. Ladies, watch the signals your sending. While your flirtation may be innocent to you, he may think you're into him.
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