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Does you DH have a buddy?

My DH does not have any friends to speak of. The friends we do have are my friends and their SO's or DH's. We were talking tonight and I said I think it is common once you are married that men generally do not have a "best bud". Thoughts?

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dillonsma

Asked by dillonsma at 12:18 AM on Oct. 17, 2009 in Relationships

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  • I am the one without a "best bud". My college roommates are my best friends but they are out of state. My dh on the other hand has 2 brothers and they are all great friends. I get annoyed by it at times. (but sometimes I think it is jealousy as well)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:22 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • DH has friends. ...even a bestfriend (other then me of course)

    I do not have any RL friends. :(
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 12:24 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • My DH has a bunch of friends...only 1 or 2 that are really close though. I have a pretty good group of girls too that I adore. We are a very social couple.
    Lauren24

    Answer by Lauren24 at 12:32 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • My husband definitely has buddies, but doesn't get to see them much as they live too far. I also have buddies but don't see them as I work too much.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 12:36 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • my hubby has a few really good friends and since we're having a baby he has found more daddy friends so thats cool. But he does not talk to them all of the time and even his best friend just talk every once in a while and see each other when one another. We spend most of our free time together, but we make trips and we see his friends mostly then, every one went on diff. paths so they all live in diff. areas for college, work, kids, etc.
    DomoniqueWS

    Answer by DomoniqueWS at 12:37 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • My husband has lots of friends, and stays in perfect contact with his real friends from Houston as well. There's a group of about 6 that he talks to on the phone all the time and then locally he has another group of 6 or more. He hangs out with the buddies maybe once a month or every six weeks or so - and talks to his friends from Houston on the phone all the time. His best friend, his best man is still his best friend.
    PaceMyself

    Answer by PaceMyself at 12:45 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • Friends from work yes!!
    kerri-

    Answer by kerri- at 1:00 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • My DH has lots of buddies haha Im the one with lack of them. I settled down young and wanted different things. My friends are all still out partying. I dont see them much anymore. Dh's friends on the other hand are either goofy nice guys who have never even had a date let alone a GF or they have families too
    firethearson

    Answer by firethearson at 1:32 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • Actually, I am the one with very few friends, Our friends are all my husbands friends, they are a small tight knit group of 5 including my Hubs LOL. Its their girlfriends that eventually become my friends. I wish they would all get married and have kids already so we could all be on the same page of life haha
    cainesmama

    Answer by cainesmama at 1:33 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

  • i find it to be the oppesite with me. he has loads of friends and i don't. although i can see how it goes both ways.
    melody77

    Answer by melody77 at 2:45 AM on Oct. 17, 2009

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