Coping with ex wife dating
Dealing with your feelings Being supportive Working around awkward situations Community Q&A Breaking up can be hard and is even harder in that odd situation where your friend starts dating him or her after you broke up.Dealing with this awkward arrangement will likely bring about a roller-coaster of feelings and fears but it is great that you've decided to deal with it rather than ignore it.Mary, the introspective one in the group, had a very objective opinion.
If you are finding it difficult to deal with, ensure that you don't ask your children too many questions or discuss your concerns about this new partner.
While Beth wanted out of her marriage, she did feel a little sad.
Yes, she admitted, the new woman was kind and nice too -- but she felt cheated.
This new woman had something that she didn't -- a lifestyle of "not having to work and being looked after." Jan Tanzer, a marriage and family therapist, agrees that the emotions experienced when your ex has a new partner are wide ranging.
"Some people feel relieved when their ex has a new partner and it isn't always difficult for them to accept this." Nor is it always about being replaced.