More From Dating and Relationship Advice. When I contacted Kirk to say, "Hey, thanks for being so cool with this," he blew up at me, demanding to know why I thought he'd be OK with it. Getty Images Getty Images. No matter what his answer is, it's going to make things weird. This can be extremely tempting if they ended on bad terms and you know you'll find a sympathetic ear. Thirdly, yet without intending to come across as territorial in a caveman-defecating-on-his-patch-of-land sort of way, that person was with you and was part of your life. Written by Wendy Atterberry for The Frisky.
Don't pry into their relationship.
When Is It OK To Date My Friend's Ex?
I feel bad he and Steven got into a fight but now it seems as if no one is happy with how things turned out. Lots of people have told me unequivocally that they would never date a friend's ex. The Frisky. According to matchmaking and dating expert Stef Safran, it's perfectly reasonable to reconnect and have interest in someone from your past, even if they dated a friend. Sign up.