How are you and your BF supposed to hang out with your friends if everyone feels totally awkward about you two being together?
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.
And it REALLY doesn't feel good to see your ex with one of your good friends! Are you okay with making your friend feel terrible so that you can feel good?
There is a very good chance that you could lose your friend here, and you have to ask yourself: is he worth it? If this girl is a good friend to you and has always been there for you, why risk losing her?
When it comes down to it, this really just isn't a nice thing to do.
Without even meaning for it to happen, you might start to compare your relationship to their relationship.
Dating a friend’s ex is just messy, no matter how you put it.
Unless they hooked up only once and she really doesn’t care about him at all, you just shouldn’t go near someone your friend had real feelings for. Here are 8 reasons you should never date your friend’s ex.
At first, we got in a huge fight and I thought we would never be friends again.
Then I missed her, we made up, and I tried to pretend I was okay with her dating him. Hearing her talk about him was torture for me, being with them together was even harder.
How would you feel if one of your besties started dating your ex? You would probably start wondering if they always felt this way about each other. Source: Shutter Stock Even if you have your friend's permission, things are going to be a little awkward.