Don’t Ever Fall For Your Best Friend

Don’t fall for him because he will know all the right things to say. He will know the exact words to leave you so speechless, that your only response will be to kiss him repeatedly, hoping that your affection amounts to the sweetness of his words.

Don’t fall for him because he’s charming. He will greet your parents with respect, and he’ll carry on a conversation with your sibling like they are his own. Don’t fall for him because he knows everything about you. He’ll tell you that he fell for your amazing personality. You’ll think that this might actually work out because he’s seen you at your worst, and he still wants to be with you.

Don’t fall for him because he tells you that he sees a future with you. You’ll believe that he actually is the one.

Don’t fall for him because you trust him. When you were friends, you trusted him with your secrets and your stories, but now you’re on whole new level, and you’ll want to trust him with your life.

Don’t fall for him because you’ll fall fast. The foundation you had as friends will make you more inclined to fall sooner than with any other guy. Don’t fall for him because he really isn’t just any other guy. He’s the one who offers to takes you up to look at the stars when it feels like the world has come crashing down on you.

Don’t fall for him because you’ve always had him on a pedestal. He’ll step down. He will surprise you. 

Don’t fall for him because he told you he loved you when he was drunk. He’ll get drunk another night, and he’ll whisper sweet things to another girl. Don’t fall for him because he made you tons of promises. He only meant them at the time.

Don’t fall for him because he told you that you deserved better, and he’d go to the ends of the earth to prove it to you. He’ll screw you over just like the last one. Don’t fall for him because he knows what your ex boyfriend did. Accepting fault will mean that he is just like him. Don’t fall for him because he knows what hurts you, and as convinced as you were that he never would, he will use your insecurities against you.

Don’t fall for him because your Disneyland passes make your relationship more thrilling. You’ll run into him and his new girl, and he’ll act like you never existed. Your favorite place will never be the same.

Don’t fall for him because you know everything about him. You’ll know when he’s acting out of character, and you’ll hate him for it. Don’t fall for him because he is your best friend, and when he decides that you are just another girl, you’ll lose him.

Believe me when I say, never fall for your best friend. You’ll lose more than you bargained for. TC mark

featured image – Khánh Hmoong

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