Just months after Lori Harvey and Michael B. Jordan split, the model has spoken openly about what she learned from previous relationships
Lori Harvey has warned people not to date anyone who is still close to her ex-partner while revealing she is now dating on her own terms.
The model, 25, from Tennessee, explained in a discussion with Teyana Taylor on Bumble’s that she was introduced to red and green flags Luv2SeeIt podcast.
The singleton, who recently split from Michael B. Jordan, said she appreciates people who are transparent with their communications, adding that relationships can get “messy” when ex-boyfriends are involved.
Lori said: “If you’re too close to your ex-boyfriends, that’s a red flag. Cordial, ok you talking.
“I don’t want you all eating beef because it’s messy.
“How would you feel are you cool if I’m still cool with my exes?”
Teyana Taylor agreed with Lori when she suggested that people who remain close after a breakup should try to work out their relationship instead of dating someone else.
Speaking about why dating makes her feel powerful, Lori explained that she doesn’t want to compromise on her standards and values.
Lori said: “There are some superficial requirements that we can kind of compromise because they don’t matter when it comes to someone who cares about you and has your best interest at heart.
“I feel like we can compromise on some of these things, but as long as you don’t compromise on your core values and beliefs.
“I’m very much in the area right now where I’m not doing anything that could endanger my peace and happiness.”
Lori admitted her communication has improved since her last relationship while adding that she doesn’t look for the same things in dating as she did four years ago.
Teyana encouraged her to live her life with no regrets as Lori claimed that she doesn’t know anything now that she wished she had known earlier.
Prior to her relationship with Michael B. Jordan, who is a decade her senior, Lori had high-profile relationships with musicians Diddy and Future.
A source tells persons that while Michael was willing to make a long-term commitment, Lori wants to remain focused on her career and have fun.
They said the couple still love each other and were left heartbroken by their split.
The insider added, “Michael has matured a lot over the course of their relationship and is ready for a long-term commitment. He dropped his guard over her and opened up emotionally for the first time in a romantic relationship.”