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Have You Ever Dated a Co-Worker?

Your Two Cents: Have You Ever Dated a Co-Worker?

More than half of you aren't fans of work romance, and it makes me wonder how many of you are speaking from experience. Have you ever dated a co-worker?

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Taniusik Taniusik 8 years
However, now that I’m thinking about it, when I was a teenager my now husband volunteered to work at a Pizza place instead of me when I had to leave for a month. It was kind of awkward, though, because they promoted him while I was gone so he was my manager. It obviously worked out just fine because a few years down the road we got married :)
Taniusik Taniusik 8 years
My ex and I worked together. That was a disaster.
xXFurygeistXx xXFurygeistXx 8 years
Nope. Never wanted to, either. The idea of seeing one's beau that often just feels hinky. I also wouldn't do it for financial reasons, as well as work status reasons. Just not worth the trouble, if you ask me.
queenegg queenegg 8 years
I met my boyfriend at work. I didn't want to date someone at work, but he passed me in the hall and fireworks went off, so I had to date him. I used all of my resources to figure out who he was (we work with 1500 people). Once I did, I embarrassed myself, got a date, and now, for the first time ever, I'm living with my boyfriend.
sexylibrarian sexylibrarian 8 years
I met my fiance at work four years ago and we still work together. We are both teachers so we really don't cross paths at work too often. It is nice to always have a car pool buddy.
dd-sugar dd-sugar 8 years
Yes, we met in the bagel line during a company function. It was love at first sight (really). After 10 yrs we both work at different companies with different schedules but one day we'll get together in the same household. He's only 45 min away so not too tragic. Glad to see there are success stories but often it does not work out.
OliveBlack OliveBlack 8 years
I have- my boyfriend of three years works at the same company where I worked and that's how we met. There was lots of gossip about us when we got together as it's a tiny company, but I found the whole thing amusing. If it hadn't been for after work drinks (and us staying until we got chucked out at closing time) we never would have got together!
JenDeck711 JenDeck711 8 years
Yep! I met my love working rockshows when I was in college. He was (still is) the sound engineer and I ran the spotlight. I moved on to another job, but we're still going strong after almost 3 years <3
mek123 mek123 8 years
Dated him (different departments but his office was near the coffee pot) and have been married now for 18 years but he left the company before we got married
gailsie gailsie 8 years
Not only did I date him - I married him!
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
Yes, I did.
Renees3 Renees3 8 years
I met my current boyfriend at work. We've been together 5 years and just bought a house together. We have totally different jobs but it's always funny to think back to us working together. Awww those were the days
Chica8a Chica8a 8 years
Yes and now my boyfriend of 3 1/2 years and hope to be enegaged soon! :LOVE:
wiggle wiggle 8 years
I dated him and then married him. we no longer work together though, thank god!
sorrowja sorrowja 8 years
Nope but I've gone to the movies and dinner with male co-workers nothing romantic just hanging out . . . don't think that counts.
james-bond-girl james-bond-girl 8 years
Yes...and after 6 years we are now getting married this spring. :)
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
No. I work in an office that is primarily female and married men. Which is fine with me because I'm not really into office dating. My luck, it'd blow up in my face.
alethia037 alethia037 8 years
I dated a guy I worked with in college... but it didn't last long. It wasn't awkward though, and we remain good friends. I manage a restaurant now, and my husband comes and works for me sometimes when we need extra help, but I don't think that counts ;)
skigurl skigurl 8 years
i dated a guy i worked with twice but it wasn't in an office setting nor was the job my "career" was when i was younger
Advah Advah 8 years
Nope - I don't like the idea of it, as I like to keep my work life as separate as possible from my personal life. But then, I've never been interested in a coworker; if that happened I might see things differently...
Berlin Berlin 8 years
Yes...worst experience of my life, jealous SOB lol :)
Manoukia Manoukia 8 years
My husband and I work at the same hospital, he's a doc, I'm a scientist.
Taadie Taadie 8 years
yup. didnt last long but no hard feelings.
emalove emalove 8 years
Kind of.
LukesMommy LukesMommy 8 years
Luke's Daddy and I are coworkers. We worked in totally different departments and didn't meet until we had both been there for a while - I actually changed departments before I met him. Our bosses thought it was cute, no problems at all.
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