The sex will not always be that good; it may get better or it may get worse. It's pure poetry; love magnified; a revisit to the warm womb of security.But all those lovely feelings are that of a first swim in the cool, crisp pond of falling in love. Then the negotiation between security and autonomy, that life-long struggle, crawls in and we begin to land.2.Related: 6 Cuddling Positions You MUST Try That Go WAY Beyond Just Spooning Although there are no typical couples, every relationship goes through intimacy stages. Infatuation makes your dopamine levels soar, producing a full-body euphoria that causes humans to seek out sex again and again.And just like with grief, these stages do not always happen in this particular order. To wit, brain scan studies show that the brain during orgasm is 95 percent the same as the brain on heroin.Secondly, because for a relationship to progress, there needs to be an element of trust and respect and an FWB relationship does little to foster either.
Take tango lessons, go relive your first date, go have sex in public, buy some sex toys, tie yourselves to bedposts, or grab the whips.[Read: The 25 rules of being friends with benefits] #3 The friend.Many relationships begin with friendship, but that’s an entirely different matter to what we are looking at here.Many begin as one night stands, which lead later down the line to a phone call and another one night stand, and another and so on.Some begin as friendships which turn into physical relationships out of pure frustration. Firstly, because if there isn’t enough of a connection to progress the relationship any further at the beginning, then there won’t be any connection at the end – and it will end.