Also an act of insecurity where the person needs more than one mate to satisfy themselves and to boost their ego.
"Well, we're in a open relationship now. And it's don't ask, don't tell."
"Are you okay with that?"
"You know, it IS college, and there are so many cute guys out there..."
Holly – “Get any luck last night?”
Jeremy - “Some nice assed latin girl”
Holly “As nice as me?”
Jeremy – “No Holly. Youre the best.”
Holly – “I know. Can you test me on my hindi?”
Jeremy – “Whats Pani”?
b). a great way to set yourself up for some hellish drama, instead of being honest with your significant other.
A: "Yes! We have an open relationship now."
Q:"Are you seeing other people?"
A: "Not at the moment. "
Q:"How do you know he isn't going to "
A: "I dont know what the future holds. I trust him and trust that we will discuss our feelings for other people. "
Q:"You're ok with that Kitty? Really ok? It sounds tricky"
A: "Yes! It may be challenging at times but even more so, it's rewarding. We support each other and are able to communicate through anything."
A: "I love Michael and want for him to experience all of what life has to offer"
Hope: "Aren't you with John? So isn't that cheating?"
Jane: "We have an open relationship."
Hope: "That's what I said, cheating."
Jane: "But with permission."