friends of SO

Discussion in 'Dating & Relationships' started by irishbabe, Mar 19, 2010.

  1. irishbabe

    irishbabe New Member

    what do you do if you cannot stand your significant others bff? do you tell your so why you dont care for their friend or do you pretend like nothing is wrong? how do you handle it?

  2. EllyDicious

    EllyDicious made of AMBIGUITY V.I.P. Lifetime

    I don't know. Never been in that situation but I guess It'd depend on how much my SO would spend time with his friend and how close they were to each other.
    At the beginning I won't say anything.... because I don't want to look like I want to rule his life.
    But certainly, later I won't keep my mouth shut. I'll tell him what I think about his friend and I'll try to convince him why I don't like his friend.
  3. monstertoad101

    monstertoad101 Registered Member

    There his friends at the end of the day, i wouldn't mention anything, for the main reason that if you break up, he needs someone to turn to, and you can't force him into changing his friends.

    I'd also try talking to the BFF and try and see if you can sort something out for the SO's sake
  4. storm_ina_C_cup

    storm_ina_C_cup Registered Member

    I'm kind of in this situation, myself. I'm not too keen one of my husband's good friends from Uni. but because it's his good friend I make sure I don't allow my feelings to interfere with their friendship.
    ...Yes, my husband knows exactly how I feel about him but on the same token if he wants to invite him around for the day / evening, I'm always happy to make things work, after all, it's only a day / night that I've got to put up with him and not only that, he lives over 3 hours away from us so to be fair, we don't really see him and his gf all too often.
    Why don't you like your bf's good friends?
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2010

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