All our masculine bravado gets in the way in which of developing genuine, deep relationships.
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In American sitcom Friends, Ross is referred to as being into the buddy area. Credit: Youtube.com.
The buddy area. Three dreaded terms for some guys. The Wikipedia page for ‘friend area’ credits the sitcom buddies with popularizing the phrase, with Joey describing Ross as “the mayor of buddy zone”. The friend zone has been a terrible place where nobody wants to end up since it became mainstream.
For anyone new to this cultural obsession, let me reveal a short description from Urban Dictionary:
That which you achieve when you neglect to wow a female you are interested in. Frequently initiated by the girl saying, “You’re such a great buddy”. (más…)