Plus, your cubicle crush could one day be your long-term mate (full disclosure: I married my office fling! But if you’re gonna go for it, make sure you take a no-regrets approach and don’t hurt your career in the process.
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"We took things slowly because we were both very aware that we worked in the same office," she remembers.
But the caution was worth it: Five years after that first date, he proposed.
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