Datings after a marriage break up
This means you already have the skills required to make a relationship work.You already know about compromise and communication and putting your partner’s needs first.After the break-up of a long relationship, it can be almost frightening to be single again: you’ve relied for so long on another person to meet certain emotional, practical and financial needs.
Whether it’s your own or your potential partner’s, don’t become obsessed with it.
Nevertheless, it is important – particularly in the early stages of dating – not to regard children as part of a ‘package deal’.
When you’re dating, it’s your relationship with the other person that matters most.
Whether or not the end of your last relationship was your choice, it can be daunting to start all over again.
Paula Hall offers some practical advice to men and women seeking a new long-term relationship.