Many, many relationships begin as friendships. A suggestive look or touch or — we're all adults here — one alcohol-fueled evening can trigger that tidal shift from "just friends" to "together. Frustrated with the New York City dating scene and tired of complaining to one another about their failed relationships, the platonic pair wondered. What would 40 days of dating book review if they dated each other for 40 days — and strove to break their worst relationship habits in the process?
Over in New York, two close friends had decided to stage an experiment, dating for 40 consecutive days, and writing about the experience. Eighteen months later, and the pair are back, with a book about their experiment, and the aftermath.
Did you see Timothy today? Yes, briefly. We went to our first couples therapy session together.