Not all cheating is physical! People reveal the reasons why they’ve had emotional affairs – from a woman who is still ‘seeing’ her ex-boyfriend to a man who’s fallen for his wife’s BOSS
- People took to confession site Whisper to bare all about their emotional affairs
- One woman said she ‘didn’t even feel bad’ as her relationship was failing
- A confession ended up leading to a boyfriend admitting sex with a co-worker
Not all affairs are physical, they often start as a friendship and develop into something more over time, as these posts prove.
People from around the world anonymously confessed on US-based Whisper about their emotional affairs, with some admitting they had ‘fallen in love’ with someone else.
Others found out that while they had been having an emotional affair – their other half had been playing away physically.
Here are FEMAIL’s top pick’s of Whisper confessions about emotional affairs:
This person from Brunswick, Maryland, is having an emotional affair with their ex, who they think is their ‘soulmate’
This man from Sandisfield, Massachusetts, has been getting emotionally entangled with his wife’s boss
Sometimes, it’s best to cut your losses! This person from Santa Maria, California, decided to work on their marriage and ditch the emotional affair
Another person from Richmond, Virginia’s emotional affair got out of hand when they decided to tell HR, so both of them ended up jobless
This person, from Memphis, Tennessee, prepped themselves to tell their partner the truth, but ended up getting a nasty surprise of their own when he confessed something himself
This person from the UK thought pregnancy would mean the end of her emotional affair – but it didn’t stop the feelings
This ‘loyal’ person from Sunnyside, British Columbia has fallen for a friend who helped them with their relationship
A VERY lucky escape: The grass isn’t always greener on the other side as this woman from Silver Springs, Florida found out
This woman from Philipsburg, Pennsylvania, called her husband ‘useless’ and spent time looking back to an emotional affair that is now gone
Dazed and confused: This woman from the US obviously wasn’t expecting lenience for her behavior from her husband
Fulfilled but guilty: This woman from North Bay, Ontario, Canada is having an emotional affair with her best friend’s husband
This woman from Houston, Texas is using the age-old excuse of ‘hormones’ to cover up her melancholy
Intoxicated! This woman thinks that she is ‘in love’ with the object of her desires and admitted six months of total obsession
This person, from the US, doesn’t even care that they are potentially harming their partner and instead said they want to keep their emotional affair around