He'll rub our shoulder if we're in distress or randomly in the middle of a conversation. But don't tell him that. After all, some relationships start out as friends and end up being all the stronger for that foundation of trust.
He could just be working extra hard or he's accident prone and dropped his phone again. To become completely sure whether you are standing in the lonely friend zone, take the following quiz: If not and she's asking your opinion of what lingerie she should buy and she isn't dating anyone, then she may be signaling you to make the first move. Pining over a guy when he's involved with someone else is a waste of our time when we have better things to do like binge on ice cream and boyfriend shop on eHarmony. Or at least, he won't let go for very long in the beginning stages of the relationship.