It takes a lot of chemistry, luck and persistence to wind up on the same page romantically with someone. Each of these Bold and the Beautiful (B&B) couples had an honest chance at finding lasting love together, but for one reason or another, let the opportunity pass them by. Today, we’re looking at B&B couples who have found out — or still need to learn — that they’re better off as friends!
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9. Eric And Brooke
If someone has an affair with their partner’s offspring, well, that doesn’t bode well for a long and fruitful marriage. Clearly, Eric and Brooke didn’t stand a chance as long as Ridge was in the picture, someone Brooke refers to as her “destiny”. Plus, now that she and Eric have been separated for years, it’s clear that their connection works best on the friendship level. The two are tremendously supportive of each other. In recent years, Brooke uncovered Quinn’s affair in an attempt to salvage Eric’s honor, while Eric supported his ex-wife throughout her troubles with Ridge.