People often have strong opinions as to how soon after the end of a marriage or long term relationship a person should date.
'If you dated someone for a year or more, you may need three to four months.
On the other hand, you might need less time if your relationship was very short. Firstly, if a relationship was ‘short,’ that doesn’t automatically mean it was less meaningful and therefore merits less time to get over it.
But if both you and a potential new partner are on the outs from a recently terminated relationship, that’s a big red flag to take it slow.
It’s easy to get caught up in the giddy exhilaration of a New Thing, but before you know it, those pesky ol’ emotions can come ruin your fun…
After ending my sorry month of self-imposed celibacy, I got back on the scene with online dating.