If you've ever broken up with a friend, you know it's just as painful — if not more so — than breaking up with a partner.
My female friends always help me figure out how I've accidentally offended my girlfriend when I'm feeling particularly clueless.
And it's a two-way street, too; you want to find a nice person who would literally vomit if he or she ever saw you naked.
"Many heterosexual men who are friends with women are waiting in the wings," Dr.
Even if dating your best friend does workout in real life, it's still not without its complications.
So before you go down that road, here are seven things to consider — seven things that all point in the direction that dating your best friend is a bad idea.