There are already a number of obstacles to overcome in new relationships, and following a separation; many couples choose to live under the same roof due to finances or other reasons such as children.This is a HUGE road block and considered a RED FLAG to someone out there interested, and ready to develop a long-term relationship with someone special.
Anyone who’s been through divorce knows how stressful it can be.
Living under the same roof as your ex-wife or ex-husband is a hard pill to swallow for someone new in your life, particularly when you have to assume you're NOT the only fish in the sea of selection.
Step #2: Be sure you're over the marriage break-up Getting over the pain and hurt of a break up for many is a challenging and difficult task.
It may imply that the separation is less about re-evaluating the relationship and more about having a chance at guilt-free cheating for a while.
In some cases this may even be the stated purpose: partners (one or both) may openly proclaim that they want to see other people to relieve emotional or sexual frustration, and/or to reassure themselves that their partners are truly the ones they want to be with.