My parents met at work, and in fact my father proposed in a union meeting (true romantic that he is... Make sure you're both strong enough to deal with it. If you're in line for a promotion in the next year or so, perhaps rethink asking out the boss's PA in case it looks like you're sleeping your way to the top. I think I am going on the rule of don't dip your nib in the office ink!
) true tales of love, lust, and straight-up sexual tension in the workplace.
Read on and be happy that your desk neighbor hasn't seduced you yet.
A guy at work dated this other girl for a couple of months, all was good untill the girl went psycho.
She had a key to his house, basically took everything from the house and was found down at the local Cash Converters a couple of hours later. About 15 years ago, for two years, I worked with my wife in a large organisation.
She used to rock up at 1am in the morning for a bit of hanky panky, was I exhausted the next day........
i think if your mature enough, and honest with the other to say "once its done, its done, dont bring it into work" youre going to be fine.
Then thats just us, I love my wife and I love spending time with her. We only worked together for about 6 months after we were together, she moved to another job after that (not because we were together, more for career progression).
It worked fine, we were in a small team and were all on good terms.
Clearly intimate office relationships are a big no no, but in a sense its your opportunity to grab something that could potentially be your soul mate. If you're starting a relationship you either tell everyone or nobody.
Just want to hear any successful or failed stories of pursing a work colleague. Either way, people will find out and roumers will start.
Went out with a sexy checkout operator, ended after she moved away.