By Jozen Cummings. Celebrities might seem like an unusual source for relationship advice — but Taylor Swift recently dropped a tidbit of her dating philosophy that we all may be able to apply to our own love lives. Why fight the urge to date someone you really like just because the two of you have a friend in common? Rule No. If the friend does have a problem with this, the choice to mess up the squad is completely up to you. Before risking a friendship, figure out if the relationship is worth the drama that can potentially unfold.
When Is It OK To Date My Friend's Ex?
Can I date my friend's ex? - Boundless
Available on. When two people fall in love, they come close to each other and plan a life together. If things don't work out, they move on. My ex-colleague bitterly regrets the day she decided to date her best friend's ex.
Is Dating Your Friend’s Ex Ever Acceptable?
Whether or not you believe your situation is an exception, you should always talk to your friend before making any crucial decisions. Unless you value your relationship with a guy more than your friendship, respect that your friend may not be thrilled you want to start dating her ex. On the other hand, it may matter to your friend or even yourself, so tread carefully if that's the path you're choosing to take. Better yet, if she's in another relationship and is seriously in love, it's doubtful she'll care too much if you want to date her ex. If this is the case, and your friend is still concerned, it's best to stay away from the ex.
I seriously felt like I was going to go insane. Here was a woman who I thought was my good girlfriend. We had gotten together a few times and I had told her things—personal things about my ex and our relationship, why I was getting divorced, etc.