The Truth About Keeping Friends of the Opposite Sex Once You're Married

friends at lunchOnce you're married or in a serious relationship, do you have to abandon all your friends of the opposite sex? Of course not! Most of us realize that's an unreasonable demand ... but being in a committed relationship does change things.


To find out how different couples draw the boundaries between love and friendship, we talked with several women and men in long-term relationships. Check out what they had to say below, then tell us: What are your rules for maintaining friendships outside of your marriage?


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