Once enough time has passed and you feel ready to begin a platonic relationship with an ex, there are relational variables that should be considered. Unsurprisingly, a mutual breakup and friendship prior to romantic involvement are indicative of a successful PBF.
There is substantial research and evidence on sexual attraction evolving in our ever-changing world, and as we aren’t attracted to individuals solely looking to reproduce and have children so readily, it leaves us questioning what else is there to it. Perhaps it is best to break it down into the finer qualities.
Over the past decade, there has been tremendous success with equality laws created, same-sex marriage licenses granted, and recently new genders emerging to express one’s identity, hence the newer term LGBTQ+. The expression of one’s self can come in many different forms, this may even change over the course of one’s lifetime, much like changes in one’s self-expression – time and culture can change too, and thus society must adapt.