What's your thoughts on Open Relationships/Open Marriages?

For those who don't really know what an Open Relationship is: it is a relationship in which both partners want to be together but agree that having sex with others is acceptable or tolerated. This means that infidelity (cheating) doesn't exist in this type of relationship. So in other words: both... show more For those who don't really know what an Open Relationship is: it is a relationship in which both partners want to be together but agree that having sex with others is acceptable or tolerated. This means that infidelity (cheating) doesn't exist in this type of relationship.

So in other words: both partners have more freedom in an open relationship

Couples in an open relationship seem to be more honest to each other than "regular"couples in regards to what they want and their needs. Their relationship also seem to last longer than others but it could be hard for both of them not to get jealous sometimes.

It's said that men are more against the idea of an open relationship than women are. Probably because women have more to gain from it than men.

Bonus question 1: Why do you think some people choose for an open relationship?

BQ 2: Have you ever been in an open relationship? If yes than how was it? If not than would you consider entering one in the (near) future?

BQ3: What if your partner tries to convince you to start an open relationship?
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