Your heart starts beating faster, and blood rushes to your head. Now you're in a relationship with your subordinate. And what happens when it comes to conducting reviews and disciplining your honey? You'll need a lot of energy and concentrated effort to keep your office romance just between the two of you.
If you're smart, you will deal with the real world and anticipate plenty of bloodshed before this tale concludes.
"I didn't really notice him at first because he had a beard, and beards weren't my thing," she says.
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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.