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It’s Time to Settle This Once and For All: Men and Women Can Be Friends

Here’s how, and why some complexity and degrees of desire in these friendships need not be a big deal

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We’ve all heard this stuff more times than we can count.

“Men and women can’t be friends!”




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Brooke Meredith

Brooke Meredith

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