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If your girlfriend/boyfriend cheats on you, would you ever regret having loved him/her?

Asked by luigirovatti (2297points) April 30th, 2019

Maybe your memories could become poisoned. Just for saying.

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josie's avatar

Can’t speak from experience on that specific account.
But I have had failed relationships.
The test is did the relationship improve you regardless of how it ended.
If so, then no regrets.
If not, you wasted your time.

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kritiper's avatar

No. It’s just one of those things in life.

Inspired_2write's avatar

Just regretted that I was duped and caused trust issues in relationships after that one.

stanleybmanly's avatar

I don’t really know.

filmfann's avatar

Yes and no.
The long term damage it did to me was crippling.
We are close friends now, and I treasure that.

jca2's avatar

I have not had this experience (not been cheated on as far as I know), so it’s hard to speculate without having actually experienced it. To answer the question in the details, I would imagine I might question our experiences and wonder if the good times were all phony.

KNOWITALL's avatar

No, imo love is not regrettable, it’s a positive thing. If a person broke trust/ faith, that’s on them to live with. If you love someone and they die, do you regret that love? no, it’s just life.

Dutchess_III's avatar

I do kind of regret marrying my first husband. I still can believe the idiot cheated on me. He knew me. He knew I wouldn’t tolerate that shit. He didn’t even love any of those women. I don’t know why he did it. Ego I guess.
But I got 3 wonderful kids out of it, and, in the end, 10 wonderful grandkids, who he doesn’t even know.
His loss all the way around.

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[Mod says] Moved to Social on request.

filmfann's avatar

I’ve been mulling over this question since my first answer.
Would I date her again? Probably.
Would I tolerate her flagrant cheating as long as I did? No.

@longgone Since this has been moved to Social, do you reexamine the moderated responses?

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@filmfann All the moderated responses are about putting this question in Social. Usually, yes, we do that.

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