And if he’s the type of guy who doesn’t date much or talk openly about his dating life, she may not see you as being particularly interested in dating women at all.
If that’s the case an important step when looking at how to start dating a friend is getting the girl to see you in a different light.
Then as she becomes more familiar with the idea of dating you, she’ll be more inclined to give it a shot.
Date other women Learning how to start dating a friend isn’t just about learning what to say and do in your interactions with this girl.
Going for the kiss When you’re ready to take things even further, here’s a trick you can use that was mentioned in the Art of Charm podcast interview with Herbal on how to start dating a friend (listen to the full episode here): Invite the girl over and watch a movie. Cuddling is no big deal and probably something she’d enjoy, so it’s a safe first step.
Don’t settle If all you want is to date this girl then don’t settle for being just friends.
As the tension builds turn towards her and make eye contact.
If she holds that eye contact, slowly lean in for the kiss, stopping when you’re a few inches away.
Increase the sexual tension A key part of learning how to start dating a friend is learning how to increase sexual tension.
That means touching the girl more and more during your conversations.