Close Friends with the Opposite SexUploader: Mataur 6 month ago Subscribe 1626
Presumptions can lead to broken friendships, misunderstandings, and other problems down the line. Thus, effort should be put into creating workplace environments where cross-sex friendships can be formed with less question or fear. A cross-sex friendship is friends of the opposite sex platonic relationship between an unrelated man and woman. It is okay and actually valuable to have opposite-sex friends. Feel free to pick up the phone and talk a little. It is a natural part of friendship to touch each other. It's just not worth the risk. Way too many marriages have ended due to one of the persons developing an inappropriate friendship with someone that ended up with one or both having interest in something more happening and that did happen. Can honestly, community, and accountability keep you from falling into one of the traps of opposite sex friendships? It can be friends of the opposite sex a single woman and a married man, a married woman and a single man, two married people or two single people.