It seemed like the perfect idea: date an already-close friend. Initially, the problems stemmed from the slow-burn of our relationship and the fact that we never really sat down and defined what we were doing. The unhappy ending to the story is that both of us lost friends over it.The trust is already there, you already have the structures and habits in place for hanging out together, and adding sex into the mix is just a bonus. Of our mutual friends, there was a clear delineation of who stuck with him versus me, and there has been little to no crossing of the aisle." —Meg, 27"A different side of him came out""After just a couple of months, he seemed to become a different person from the friend I'd known for so long.The revamp has been unveiled by Underbelly, the long-time Fringe promoters who have won a three-year contract to take over the celebrations from long-time producers Unique Events.Underbelly has drafted in the head of ceremonies for the 2012 London Olympics to help advise on a complete “reboot” of the street party aimed at “creating distance” between Edinburgh and its overseas competitors.”The company unveiled Martin Green, who is currently overseeing Hull’s UK City of Culture programme and masterminded the Tour de France’s visit to Yorkshire, as their executive producer for the next three years.READ MORE: Early evening fireworks for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Still Game star Sanjeev Kohli has been lined up as an official “Hogmanay Host”, who will appear on a series of giant screens throughout the arena to help welcome revellers to the city.A series of surprise “communal moments” are also planned to unite the 60,0000 revellers on Princes Street, which a new team of sound, light, audio-visual and production designers is working on to create spectacular new effects.Sasha, whose husband is Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, has family ties to Trinidad -- so, she pretty much showed the other ladies how it's done. Kella (Kenton/Bella), is the real life pairing of Kenton Duty and Bella Thorne.
It is intended to give international visitors and students a glimpse into India, its people and traditions.I wish we never did because when we broke up, even though it was amicable, I lost someone that otherwise could have been a friend for life.He was a really special person, and although it wouldn't have worked out romantically, I would give anything to go back in time and keep him as a friend." —Jessica, 29"It ruined other friendships""Our relationship grew out of a very close friendship, and for a little over a year, it was wonderful. We had different expectations for the relationship, and from there, we were doomed.your best friend, but some buddies never pursue a romance out of fear that they'll break up and ruin their relationship in the process. To see how friendships-turned-romances really play out, we asked women what actually happened when they dated their besties.The results are surprisingly mixed (and occasionally hilarious):"It ruined our friendship""I dated someone I was close friends with in high school from my senior year of high school through my junior year of college.