More Than Friends

How do we categorize non-sexual, “almost” relationships?

Aubrey Hirsch
Aug 6, 2019 · 7 min read
Illustration by Louisa Bertman

WWhen I think about the singer at all, it’s usually because I had a dream about him. It’s amazing how the details are all still there in my brain, even fifteen years later: the rubbed-thin feel of his band t-shirts, the oakmoss notes in his cologne, the way his hair felt on the soft skin on my neck. If we had had sex, I’m sure those…