There are many other aspects to nurture about yourself. Anonymous December 8th, am. You can recognize that someone is attractive without actually being attracted to them. About Contact Newsletter Terms Privacy. Try to explain to them that you are still the same person that you have always been, regardless of your sexual orientation.
You know yourself best. When you fall in love with someone, man or woman, it will no longer matter if you are bisexual.
Second, its not uncommon for LGBT people who grew up in overly religious environments to feel a lot of guilt over their feelings. If you are afraid that they will say it is "just a phase," you may want to have some written materials on hand to help them understand that it is not just a phase but an actual sexual identity.
If one of your loved ones, whether it is your child or a friend, has recently come out to you as bisexual, it is important that you take their revelation seriously and don't brush it off as simply a phase. Remember that your identity is valid. This doesn't change anything about me. There is no right way to be bisexual, because every aspect of your behavior is not related to your sexuality.