To a selfish man with commitment phobia, it might sound like the perfect relationship — a close female friend with whom they can enjoy companionship, shared holidays, a good laugh. But not as unusual as it sounds. For a growing number of young women, sleeping with a friend is no longer a taboo but a lifestyle choice. So why would any woman enter into such an arrangement in the first place? Lucy Waterson is one of a growing number of young women in their late 20s and early 30s who have embarked on a Friend With Benefits liaison.
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Any time you mix friends with pleasure, it makes for an interesting mix of hormones, endorphins, maybe feelings, and maybe attachment issues. Trust me when I say, I! According to this study conducted by social psychologist Justin Lehmiller , 31 percent of FWB relationships end without a friendship completely, which, yes, sucks. But percent progress to a romantic relationship, and percent remain friends after le benefits end. It just might take lots of open communication, patience, and some rules to abide by with your partner.
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I'm not crazy about the scene, but I've been single for three months, and it's been almost that long since I've gotten laid. Say yes to the invite. We make plans for Wednesday.
Ah, the elusive friend with benefits situation. It sounds like it should be easy. How hard can it be to find someone you like to hang out with, who respects you, and is also fun to romp around in bed with, without all the commitment of an exclusive significant other? Actually, it can be really hard to find one that works for you.