I have a crush on a straight friend right now. The more we get closer, the more I want him. It’s painful, it’s hell. – reader Erick
Coming out to friends is hard. Falling in love with one of them knowing they’ll never love you in return is downright heartbreaking.
And it’s a problem many LGBT people face from puberty through adulthood.
So what can you do about it? How can you get past this love, this obsession for your straight friend?
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Remember that scene in When Harry Met Sally where Harry explains why men and women can’t be friends?
“The sex part always gets in the way,” he says.
Then I thought maybe this rule applied to gay men as well – a demographic known for being sex-crazed and superficial.
Posted in Life Tips, Relationships, Sex
Tagged coming out of the closet, Family and Relationships, friendship, Gay, Gay community, gay couples, gay friends, Gay Lesbian and Bisexual, Gay Men, gay relationships, kindagayblog, meaningful friendships, Men who have sex with men, older gay men, Queer, straight friends