The first rule of girl code is to never, ever, under any circumstances, date your best friend's ex. He became a close friend of mine, and it wasn't uncommon for the three of us to hang out.
Like most high school relationships, their romance came to an end once college came around.
A free spirited yoga instructor finds true love in a conservative lawyer and they got married on the first date.
Or worse, it will force you to leave your regular lunch table. A few years back, my best friend Jessica* started dating Rex*.
He hates his job, his wife is lazy, his son is dysfunctional (especially with women), and his daughter is dim-witted and promiscuous.