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Old 01-10-2011, 08:08 PM
 
Location: Wu Dang Mountain
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It doesn't end well when both people don't actually like being friends. If one person's ulterior motive is to date and they are only being friends in hopes of dating, then it's a false friendship. You have to be true friends, not a weasel.
But a true friend wouldn't consider it a "zone"...
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Old 01-10-2011, 08:28 PM
 
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But a true friend wouldn't consider it a "zone"...
You're forgetting about the twilight zone.
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Old 01-10-2011, 09:00 PM
 
Location: Wu Dang Mountain
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You're forgetting about the twilight zone.
No, I'm just remembering your OP where you said

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This is a friendship with flirting or an ulterior motive friendship.
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Old 01-10-2011, 10:03 PM
 
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No, I'm just remembering your OP where you said

Read the whole thread. I clarified that I don't think it's a good idea to be friends with someone just because you are attracted to them. There's nothing wrong with having some feelings for a friend, but if you base the whole friendship on wanting more, it's deceptive and kind of creepy.
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Old 01-10-2011, 10:19 PM
 
Location: U.S.A.
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Obviously attraction of some sort plays a role here. But it is possible to maintain one of these in-between zone friendships for any length of time without progression into deeper territory...depending on other circumstances, of course
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Old 01-10-2011, 11:51 PM
 
Location: In my ponytail dreams
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I have got 2 zones. Long hair zone and other people zone.
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Old 01-11-2011, 01:11 AM
 
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What about the erogenous zones?
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Old 01-11-2011, 02:32 PM
 
Location: NYC
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What about the erogenous zones?
They send you to the cold shower zone.
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Old 01-12-2011, 01:07 PM
 
Location: Cleveland, OH
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I believe this site covers this topic:

The Ladder Theory
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Old 01-12-2011, 01:33 PM
 
Location: pittsburgh
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once you are in the friend zone thats where you will stay. hopefully you didnt make an arse out of yourself and you can actully be friends. and who knows maybe your "friend" will have some friends
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