Is It Possible To Remain Friends With An Ex?

We’ve all either said it or heard it at least once after a breakup: “Let’s be friends.” But is it a good idea to remain friends with an ex? Is it even possible? Was Billy Crystal’s character in “When Harry Met Sally” right when he said, “Men and women can’t be friends because the sex part always gets in the way”? Relationship and advice columns have made their money almost solely from discussing this thorny issue, yet it never seems to get totally resolved. Just as every relationship has its own dynamic, so does the aftermath of every breakup. Read more

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