Most breakups end with someone saying, ‘Maybe we’re better off as friends.’ But it’s also dangerous to attempt a friendship (in the truest sense of the word) too soon after the breakup. Both of you need space, to heal any anger or frustration that may have erupted in the last stages of the relationship, and also to regain some emotional distance from each other. It’s too easy to confuse nostalgia or even the habit of being together with love.
So how do you know you’re ready to be friends, and how do you make those steps towards friendship? Here are some tips. [Read more…]