Sexual tension is very natural between two people that find each other attractive, even if you are friends. It is up to each person to decide if the sexual attraction you Author: Nicola Kirkpatrick.
According to some feminist theorists, love and friendship may not be as distinct as we imagine. (1) Yet when sexual tension emerges in a relationship between women friends, the usual fear of rejection is complicated by cultural taboos against homosexuality and lesbianism.Author: F. Diane Barth.
Sexual attraction is quite a transient and fickle experience, and can change at whim. Sexual tension develops in a situation where sexual attraction has no opportunity to find an outlet: maybe because the object of your attractions is already attached, maybe because you’re attached, maybe because they’re your work colleague or some other figure whom it is considered socially unacceptable to get quite so .