Originally Posted by dakid
i hope i'm not labouring my point too much but to me their relationship with each other is polyamorous because they love each other dearly and are committed to supporting each others freedom to explore stuff with others, regardless of what form those explorations may take.
i am not looking to argue, but i am fascinated to discuss and to hear from others with different views. stretch my brain!
I see what you are saying - the "original" relationship is still polyamorous even if some of the behaviour with others could be classified as "swinging" or "casual sex".
I definitely agree with that. Sorry I can't help stretch your brain any further!