Look, platonic relationships between men and women exist. Nobody should be so bold as to assume that there are ZERO platonic relationships between people who could be attracted to one other. The world is big and the people in it are powerful enough to achieve very significant and (perhaps) counterintuitive feats. But… how frequent or likely are platonic relationships between men and women? This question is unfortunately flawed.
There is no real answer to the question about the likelihood of friendships between men and women because it fails to consider the psychological and emotional mindset of both people involved. … Read the rest