When he asks you about your plans (which, as we’ve mentioned, is one of his not-so-subtle moves to feel out your feelings), take it as your cue to make the steps that will take your relationship to the next level.
When you meet up at parties, your best friend is harping about how cute the two of you would look as a couple, and his friends are teasing him about how into each other you both seem to be.
On the other hand, friends can make the best boyfriends.
Our own Real Live College Guy Sean, who had a relationship with a former friend, is a big believer in the “friends-first” mentality.
You stop and think: wait a minute, could he be my boyfriend?
Think about it: he’s there to pick you up and drive you home when you’ve had one too many drinks at the bar and he always just happens to be that big, strong shoulder to cry on when your date stands you up.