friend zone

What is the ‘Friendzone’ and How Can You Avoid It?

By now, I am sure that you have heard someone, somewhere mention the dreaded ‘friendzone’. If you haven’t, then I am sure you will recognise the situation by its definition. The friendzone is defined as a metaphorical place where one member of the friendship has romantic intentions, but the other party does not reciprocate them. People say that someone is ‘put in the friendzone’ if their romantic advances are unrequited, but friendship is still desired. It is a typical scenario as old as time, and I am sure that most people can relate to the pain of being told: “ I just see you as more of a friend”. read more