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* In ''Series/Charmed1998,'' Piper had a brief relationship with her neighbor Dan (he was the "muggle" half of the MuggleAndMagicalLoveTriangle).


* ''WebVideo/{{Dad}}'': Cheryl has obvious hidden feelings for, well, Neighbor, and he not-so-subtly likes her back. They are heavily implied to be together behind-the-scenes.

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* ''WebVideo/{{Dad}}'': Cheryl has obvious hidden feelings for, well, Neighbor, [[HisNameReallyIsBarkeep Neighbor]], and he not-so-subtly likes her back. They are heavily implied to be together behind-the-scenes.





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** ''Literature/{{Emma}}'' eventually ends up with Mr Knightley, a longtime friend and neighbor of her family's.

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** * ''Literature/{{Emma}}'' eventually ends up with Mr Knightley, a longtime friend and neighbor of her family's.






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* In the Literature/WhateleyUniverse, it seems to be an issue in co-ed dorms at SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy. Fey with Bugs, Chaka with Riptide, Phase with Vox...
* ''WebVideo/{{Dad}}'': Cheryl has obvious hidden feelings for, well, Neighbor, and he not-so-subtly likes her back. They are heavily implied to be together behind-the-scenes.

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* In the Literature/WhateleyUniverse, ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'', it seems to be an issue in co-ed dorms at SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy. Fey with Bugs, Chaka with Riptide, Phase with Vox...
* ''WebVideo/{{Dad}}'': Cheryl has obvious hidden feelings for, well, Neighbor, and he not-so-subtly likes her back. They are heavily implied to be together behind-the-scenes.
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* ''WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife'' had Rocko crushing ''hard'' on his neighbor, [[TheUnseen Melba]], in early episodes.


* Music/TaylorSwift,in the music video of her song ''You Belong With Me'', is able to write messages and hold them up to her bedroom window to show her crush. He writes back because she's his friend.

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* Music/TaylorSwift,in Music/TaylorSwift, in the music video of her song ''You "You Belong With Me'', Me", is able to write messages and hold them up to her bedroom window to show her crush. He writes back because she's his friend.




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* Pfff Crumpet and Cassandra [=McBrisk=] from ''WesternAnimation/TheCrumpets'' are neighboring teenagers. While her mother hates him, Cassandra is obsessively in love towards Pfff and tries hard to have him fall for her. Pfff is either too lazy or ignorant to requite her love, or is interested with the TV weather girl.



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* In French sitcom ''Series/LesFillesDaCote'', a lot of the humour is driven by [[AbhorrentAdmirer Marc]]'s unsubtle attempts to get off with one of his new neighbours. Magalie for preference, although he considers her flatmates Fanny and Claire to be acceptable second-preferences. Meanwhile Magalie is fixated on Marc's rather more desirable flatmate Daniel. As are Fanny and Claire. HilarityEnsues.


* Leonard (and Sheldon, [[CharacterizationMarchesOn surprisingly]]) almost immediately have a crush on their new neighbor Penny from across the hall in the pilot episode of ''Series/TheBigBangTheory''. The majority of the early seasons has Leonard pining for Penny; eventually, they start dating.

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* ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' opens with Leonard (and Sheldon, [[CharacterizationMarchesOn surprisingly]]) almost immediately have seeing a crush on their new neighbor Penny from across the hall in the pilot episode of ''Series/TheBigBangTheory''. and developing a profound crush on her almost immediately. The majority of the early seasons has Leonard pining for Penny; eventually, they her. They eventually start dating.dating and it's made rather clear that he never would have had a chance with her if they weren't neighbors.

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* ''Webcomic/AxisPowersHetalia'' fanfic ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11886910/1/Gankona-Unnachgiebig-Unità Gankona, Unnachgiebig, Unità]]'': Technically UsefulNotes/{{Germany}} and UsefulNotes/{{Italy}} are neighbooring countries, and their personifications have feelings for each other too. Japan was ''not'' pleased. [[{{Polyamory}} At first]].
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* ''Film/TheGirlNextDoor'': Matthew Kidman looks through his bedroom window into the bedroom of the house next door. He sees the girl next door who's as sexy as can be. She sees him looking at her and comes over to talk with him about it.

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* ''Film/TheGirlNextDoor'': ''Film/{{The Girl Next Door|2004}}'': Matthew Kidman looks through his bedroom window into the bedroom of the house next door. He sees the girl next door who's as sexy as can be. She sees him looking at her and comes over to talk with him about it.


* In the WhateleyUniverse, it seems to be an issue in co-ed dorms at SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy. Fey with Bugs, Chaka with Riptide, Phase with Vox...

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* In the WhateleyUniverse, Literature/WhateleyUniverse, it seems to be an issue in co-ed dorms at SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy. Fey with Bugs, Chaka with Riptide, Phase with Vox...


* From ''SchoolhouseRock,'' the story of Mr. Morton and Pearl.

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* From ''SchoolhouseRock,'' ''WesternAnimation/SchoolhouseRock,'' the story of Mr. Morton and Pearl.


* ''Series/{{Friends}}'': Monica and Chandler live across the hall from each other for years and eventually fall in love and get married. Though its hard to tell the difference between before and after they move in together, given they practically lived in each other's apartments all along.
** It's a rather ironic example if you consider the fact that [[spoiler:they had to go to London, of all places, to very unexpectedly hook up]]

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* ''Series/{{Friends}}'': Monica and Chandler live across the hall from each other for years and eventually fall in love and get married. Though its it's hard to tell the difference between before and after they move in together, given that they practically lived in each other's apartments all along.
** It's a rather ironic example if you consider the fact that [[spoiler:they had to go to London, of all places, to very unexpectedly hook up]]up]].



* The ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' episode "The Platinum Rule" is about this as the gang is trying to explain to Ted why he shouldn't go on a date with his dermatologist, the title refers to Barney's colorary to The Golden Rule (misinterpreted, obviously): "You can love thy neighbor, but never, ever love thy neighbor." The plot follows how not heeding this rule comes out badly for the others.
** The episode "The Window" is about Ted chasing after the ultimate GirlNextDoor, though he looses to the ultimate boy next door.
* ''Series/FamilyTies'': neighbor boy Skippy has an unrequited crush on Malorie.
* Leonard (and Sheldon, [[CharacterizationMarchesOn surprisingly]]) almost immediately has a crush on their new neighbor Penny from across the hall in the pilot episode of ''Series/TheBigBangTheory''. The majority of the early seasons has Leonard pining for Penny; eventually, they start dating.

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* The ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' episode "The Platinum Rule" is about this as the gang is trying to explain to Ted why he shouldn't go on a date with his dermatologist, dermatologist; the title refers to Barney's colorary corolary to The Golden Rule (misinterpreted, obviously): "You can love thy neighbor, but never, ever love thy neighbor." The plot follows how not heeding this rule comes out badly for the others.
** The episode "The Window" is about Ted chasing after the ultimate GirlNextDoor, though he looses loses to the ultimate boy next door.
* ''Series/FamilyTies'': neighbor boy Skippy has an unrequited crush on Malorie.
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* Leonard (and Sheldon, [[CharacterizationMarchesOn surprisingly]]) almost immediately has have a crush on their new neighbor Penny from across the hall in the pilot episode of ''Series/TheBigBangTheory''. The majority of the early seasons has Leonard pining for Penny; eventually, they start dating.



* Music/TaylorSwift in the music video of her song ''You Belong With Me'' is able to write messages and hold them up to her bedroom window to show her crush. He writes back because she's his friend.

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* Music/TaylorSwift in Music/TaylorSwift,in the music video of her song ''You Belong With Me'' Me'', is able to write messages and hold them up to her bedroom window to show her crush. He writes back because she's his friend.


* ''Manga/YourLieInApril'': Because they're also being ChildhoodFriends, Tsubaki's feelings to Kousei is eventually become this, but she always assumed its just a LikeBrotherAndSister-type relationship until he met Kaori and she start to jealous to her.

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* ''Manga/YourLieInApril'': Because they're also being ChildhoodFriends, Tsubaki's feelings to Kousei is eventually become becomes this, but she always assumed its it was just a LikeBrotherAndSister-type relationship until he met Kaori and she start started to get jealous to of her.

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