By Karley Kemble

After a roller coaster of a week for Selena Gomez, it appears she and Justin Bieber are officially a couple again! reports Gomez “has always had feelings” for Bieber, so this celebrity news is not too surprising for their inner circle. Since 2011, the celebrity couple has had a longstanding on-again, off-again history, and they went their separate ways for good three years ago. After Gomez’s kidney transplant over the summer, Bieber reached out to check in with her. While they kept things platonic at first, it wasn’t long before old feelings resurfaced. According to their pals, their time apart has allowed each of them mature and “move past” the drama they used to have, and the rekindled celebrity couple is happier than ever!

This celebrity news has us reeling! What are some ways to decide whether or not to get back together with your ex?

Cupid’s Advice:

Sure, you broke up for a reason. But sometimes, it’s impossible to get that one person out of your head. If you’re thinking of getting back with an ex, Cupid has some ways to help you decide if it’s the right move:

1. Enough time has passed: If it’s been awhile since you’ve gone your separate ways and you’ve had the chance to grow individually, then you might be ready to give it another shot. Time apart allows for clarity, after all. Maybe they were the right person for you, just at the wrong time in your life.

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2. You’re miserable without them: It goes without saying, but if you want to get back with your ex simply because you are lonely, that isn’t a good idea. However, if your break-up has truly made you realize your ex is your better half, then you should definitely consider getting back together. Second chances aren’t always a no-go!

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3. You can easily fix what was broken: Perhaps the reason you two broke up wasn’t anything personal; they just worked too much, or the distance was too challenging. If the big issues aren’t big anymore, why not give it another shot? It could turn out to be something wonderful.

Have you ever gotten back with an ex? How did you make your decision? Let us know!