For one, people often seek out a trainer when they're dealing with body insecurities, which is sort of an odd place for romance to spark.For another, you're not their only client—they're physically close to others all day long.Apologize profusely the whole time, just to be safe.If he accepts your apology, initiate the “what are we?Just make sure they’re not genuinely embarrassing (500 cats) or you’ll scare your date off.Guilty pleasures a la your obsession with are perfect for date three.Give them a try next time you find yourself across the table from someone you’re genuinely into, and let me know how far they get you!Don’t be afraid to split things like popcorn or an appetizer on the first date. It’s a subtle signal that you’re generous and open to connecting.
"Talking about your feelings for your trainer or suspicions about their feelings for you can allow both of you to think about the best way to move forward and avoid problems, misunderstandings, and other possible troublesome consequences."For now, we'll just be stalking Duff's Instagram for confirmation—or a sighting of her at a different gym.
But look, in Duff's case, Walsh is attractive, she's single, and sometimes two hot people just catch feelings, right?
"It's probably not uncommon for either side to develop feelings.
"When a professional relationship becomes romantic, the risk of conflict and challenges in the relationship can increase dramatically," says Joseph Cilona, Psy.
D., a clinical psychologist and relationships expert.
You're in a private setting multiple hours per week, sharing conversations and a mutual interest in fitness.