Just like everything that comes in more than one variant—shampoo, conditioner, even your coffee—relationships are no longer cut and dried or classified as simply black or white. You’re simply no longer either just single or attached. There are a number of stages to any relationship, and a number of relationship types as well.
Here’s a summary of some new types of relationships that may define that ever ubiquitous status: it’s complicated.
Are you in any of the relationships listed in the slide show below? Or maybe you're in a hitherto unnamed relationship type. Let us know by leaving us a comment!