Ask an expert

25 Nov 2005

Possibly falling for a married female
This has been bothering me for a few days now. This new girl started working in my section a while ago. Well we began chatting and once I got to know her better I realized what a rare decent person she is. She's sweet, intelligent, caring and very beautiful. I'm going through a break-up process with my girlfriend at the moment. Well I know now that this girl has been considering a divorce and I really don't know what to do. Nothing has happened and I don't think anything will.
My problem is the more I get to know and see her, the more I wonder why her husband is so stupid not to appreciate her more and support her more in the person she wants to be. I think I might be falling for her because she really is the kind of girl you don't get around every corner. She has a lot of problems in her marriage at the moment and she confided in me and I also confided in her regarding my problems. She really wants to make a success of her life, but her husband just don't want her to be independant, be herself.

Do you think the reason this thing is bothering me so much is because I am actually falling for her. Like I said she's very beautiful, on the inside and definately on the outside. I can really feel comfortable talking to her. I must admit that I do care for her. I don't want to interfere in her marriage and I wont. It's just tearing me apart because I would do ANYTHING to have someone like her as my wife/ girlfriend, and here's this guy not appreciating or supporting her because he has a high paying job. Please, have any of you guys been in a similar situation and what am I to do????????????????????????????????????????????????????
Answer 408 views

01 Jan 0001

Nothing should happen --- you need to get a lot further from your breakup, and she from her divorce, if she even goes through with it --- and remember the built-in risks of office romances. Don't get into discussions with her about her marriage problems, and don't imagine yourself the knight in shining armour sent to save her.
I fully agree with ~Wings~, Delene, Pete and FIO ( Nice to hear from you again, FIO !).
Amd Frusty, what's this about looking for a fish in the creme brulee ?
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.