Which of the following is the best example of Serial Monogamy?
a) A married person who has a succession of extramarital affairs, but is never involved in more than one affair at a time.
b) A married person who has concurrent extramarital affairs.
c) A single person who has a succession of sexually exclusive relationships.
d) A single person who has concurrent sexual relationships with a number of different partners.
The term serial monogamy describes a relationship style where a series of monogamous (often long-term) relationships are maintained rather than taking breaks or casually dating between them. It is more comfortable for serial monogamists to engage in exclusive, committed relationships than to engage in casual dates or hook-ups. A series of monogamous relationships is a form of traditional Romantic love.Serial monogamists hold the concept of exclusive love in high regard. It’s important to be the only one for your partner, and vice versa. The ideal love you want to experience while you’re together.
Advantages of Serial Monogamy
- Helpless Romantic
- Sticking Through Tough Times
- General Relationship Skills
- Devoted To The Relationship
- Attentive and Affectionate
- Starting the Relationship Is Easy
- Open and Understanding
Disadvantages of Serial Monogamy
- Emotionally Draining
- Past Histories
- Disconnected from Reality
- Making the Same Mistakes
- Constantly Searching for Their Next Love
- Staying in an Unhealthy Relationship