Is it a date? Or hanging out? Survey reflects confusion
After all, friendships are platonic by definition, right? Platonic friendship specifically refers to friendship between two people who could, in theory, feel attracted to each other. If you experience these feelings and decide to keep what you have, your friendship remains platonic. Friendships fulfill an important social need, and they can look different for everyone.
This story is from The Pulse , a weekly health and science podcast. Steve Lehman was a college boss near Philadelphia when he started en route for realize something wonderful and terrifying. He was looking over at Katya Shipyatsky, a senior at a different, adjacent school. He was afraid. But all over again, this was senior year, and animation is short.