Besides a mutual breakup, sometimes two people who already share a great friendship try to see if there is more there, and then figure out they are better off as pals. It is very easy to get mixed signals in the midst of all this kindness, love, and support.
These are the types of situations when it is possible to have a platonic relationship. It’s easy to wonder if feelings have changed, if there is some spark underneath all that effort.
Is the possibility of losing your friendship worth the possibility of finding love with this person?
Share your experience While you’re listening to them some of what they are telling you may remind you of situations you have encountered.
If you found ways to successfully overcome similar difficulties then share that with them.
Why would you want to remain friends with a former significant other?
Sometimes, the most difficult part of a breakup is the void left by your special someone.