Girl confesses to decade-long ‘friends with benefits’ relationship with guy she ‘likes sufficient to rest with although not up to now seriously’

Girl confesses to decade-long ‘friends with benefits’ relationship with guy she ‘likes sufficient to rest with although not up to now seriously’

Many no-strings hook-ups have a tendency to fizzle out or end awkwardly, however for author Thea de Gallier, 28, hers continues to be going strong 10 years after it began

Sitting into the corner regarding the restaurant, our eyes locked on each other once we chat, Andy* and I also appear to be a few really in love.

In reality, when you look at the years that are many understood each other, we’ve gone on numerous supper times and day trips, and invested whole nights entwined in bed together.

But Andy is not my boyfriend, nor do he is wanted by me become. He’s just what you might phone my ‘friend with benefits’ – I like him sufficient to rest with, but not sufficient to actually date really.

I was just 18 and hadn’t even come across the term when we first hooked up. But having viewed re-runs of Sex as well as the City, I’ve realised the show had been a pioneer in switching the sensation into a point that is talking in 1999, whenever Carrie nicknamed certainly one of her suitors F**k Buddy. […]