GirlGI | Girl Gone International Issue 8 - Page 55

Question 2 “Do flings count when you’re abroad?” This is something you’ll have to ask your partner. Ask yourself, ‘Is this an open relationship or a long distance one?’ No judgment here, but it sounds like you need to define the relationship and be honest with your partner. If you’re having ‘flings’ abroad without your partner’s knowledge I would argue that it does count unless you and your partner have some pre-existing open relationship. If you want to have flings, do it. Just talk to your partner about this ahead of time. Not everyone is up for an open relationship and often even the mention of such a thin