Sentence Examples


  • In a culture where about half of the marriages end in divorce, the need for finding a different model to make relationships work has led to many forms of non-monogamy such as polyamory, swinging, and "open" marriage.
  • Even if you discover polyamory at this time and try to make an honest job of it, it’s exceedingly difficult to focus on honesty and consent when the trust has already been eroded by infidelity and deception.
  • Really, the best time to talk about the possibility of polyamory is when you're single and have had a few dates and some chemistry with someone or when your current relationship is stable, happy and healthy.
  • Books like "Open" by Tristan Taormino describe not only the reasoning behind polyamory but also the many varieties, from "primary" and "secondary" relationships to "polycules" that resemble group marriages.
  • The classic definition of polyamory, as described by Anita Wagner of the Loving More Foundation, is "multiple simultaneous romantic relationships with the full knowledge and consent of everyone involved."