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14 Things That Happen When Your Best Friend Gets a New SO

Things change when your best friend starts dating someone new, but it isn't all bad; third-wheeling definitely comes with some perks.

You love your best friend. And you love that someone sees her for the amazing person she is, but some things definitely change when that new person comes along. Here's what happens when your bestie finds that special person.

1. You celebrate the good news

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And joke about how you never really thought you'd be lonely cat ladies.

2. Your convos change focus from "Check out that cutie" to "Bobby did the sweetest thing today"

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But the bedroom play-by-plays never go away.

3. Your friend group starts to grow

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Their friends become your friends and vice versa.

4. They start setting you up with aforementioned friends

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Run. 'Cause you don't need that drama.

5. Suddenly your BFF's SO is like another sibling in your life

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And your brother-sister arguments get on your best friend's nerves.

6. You know EXACTLY what's going on in their relationship

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She tells you everything. EVERYTHING.

7. Your plus one isn't so constant

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But that's okay, some sacrifices need to be made.

8. You learn how to be the ultimate third-wheel

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Like taking photos for their future wedding slide show.

9. Speaking of weddings, you've started planning theirs

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You know her colors, the date, exactly how she wants him to propose.

10 You start seeing less of them

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Hey, everyone needs their alone time.

11. But you do start to miss them

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Because even though you're happy for them, your weekend adventures are dwindling.

12 But you see a change in her attitude

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The sun is shining. Couples are cute again. And everything is making her smile.

13. Which in turn is making you smile

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Because when your best friend is happy, you're happy.

14. And you know no matter who comes into your lives

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Your friendship is forever.

Alyssa K. Priebe

Alyssa is an Iowa native who's always loved fashion and found a passion for journalism while studying at Iowa State University. When she's not writing for More, you can find her watching Disney movies, crafting, and snapping adorable pics of her cats, Rory and Widget.

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