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How to Get Along With Your Ex After a Breakup
Learning to get along with an ex can be necessary if you have mutual friends, children, or for professional reasons. Aside from accommodating others outside the relationship, though, maintaining a positive relationship with an ex could be beneficial to you both, and a mature way to acknowledge that while that person wasn’t the right romantic fit, they’re still someone you value. It’s not easy—and not always appropriate, depending on the reasons for your breakup—but there are some things you can do to more smoothly transition from a breakup to a worthwhile friendship. Or, at the very least, a civil relationship.