She rejected me but wants to be friends She rejected me but wants to be friends It may not be in the cards for you two to be anything more than friends right now. Nobody wants to get rejected. Even if he doesn't want to be, he probably doesn't want you to be with anyone else. Keep in mind: Making someone like you isn't a competition. Guy, early 30s. Having a good time with his friends is an excellent way to make him feel jealous. Offering to still be friends with you… is a bonus that you will kick yourself for losing if you now reject her!! Brother dont fall for this nonsense. Klapow says.