#3 Both of you are like siblings If you were in a relationship where sex was nonexistent, then you should have no problems being friends.After all, sexual attraction is the biggest distraction for exes trying to be friends.#6 A lot of common friends If both of you share a lot of common friends and don’t really want to separate your friends or create an awkward get-together when you bump into your ex, perhaps it’s better off staying friends.
[Read: The right way to be friends with an ex] #7 You go bumping all the time Do you work in the same office?
Do you live next to each other or are both of you neighbors?
#2 You’re madly in love with your ex You may have put up a brave face and mutually broken up with your ex, but when you look back at the relationship, do you wish you could still be in the relationship?
Sometimes, a relationship needs a breakup to really understand its real value.
#8 When you’ve got a lot to gain Have you just broken up with your boss, or someone who can potentially give you a leg up or open a lot of big doors in your life?