I have been part of a large team of great people for a few years. About a year ago we got a new boss. He is a few years older than me and very smart and creative. We had an immediate connection because we went to the same school for undergraduate and are both huge fans of our school’s sports teams. We became instant BFFs and have continued to get along great.
The problem is that everybody thinks we are having an affair. I really don’t know how the rumor got started, but it didn’t occur to me to worry about it—it was just so nice to get along so well with the boss. We are both married—he has two little kids—and it just isn’t the case.
One of my pals on the team also told me there is a lot of gossip with people thinking I am…
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