Originally published on Empathize This and republished here with their permission.
Does getting married change someone’s bisexuality?
It’s a common assumption that once someone “settles down” with a partner of one gender, their attraction to people of other genders is just for fun – or nonexistent.
Here’s one woman’s description of how these assumptions feel. Her story will show you why it’s not okay to minimize your partner’s bisexuality – and what she wishes her relationship was like instead.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Here’s What Happens When We Erase Bisexuality – And How You Can Be a Better Ally
- 8 Relationship Reminders for Bisexual Women That You Don’t Get Nearly Enough
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