Quotes about friends dating exes

For a while, it seems the pair are genuine pals – until one fateful night, when they start building IKEA furniture together, get drunk, and hook up. Feelings are hurt, and the couple finally comes to terms with the fact that their “friendship” is in fact, a complete fantasy.

While watching this film, I couldn’t help but relate to Jesse’s character.

According to a 2004 poll, 48 percent of people surveyed said they stayed friends with their ex after a breakup, while 18 percent said they tried to, but it didn’t work out.

I’m speaking to the 18 percent of you (myself included) who have tried, but failed to stay friends with a former flame.

And if we stayed "friends" long enough, we'd eventually get back together.

Everything would go back to the way things were, which is precisely why I tolerated those miserable stomachaches.

People grow and people change — it’s a natural part of life.

Someone who was once such a necessary and vital piece of your life, may no longer fit into the puzzle at another point in time.

Love is the reason we try so desperately to remain in their lives, yet, it is exactly the same reason we should not.

According to a recent Your poll, 71 percent of people surveyed admitted that they thought about their ex “too much” – and more than 57 percent of singles said that “thinking about their ex prevents them from finding new love.” Obviously, right?

And too often, they are the only exes that I actually want to be friends with.

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