There's a reason the French call the moment of orgasm 'la petite mort', 'the little death'.Has it really been five years since Penn Badgley and Blake Lively were one of young Hollywood's favorite couples?But relationships did..."Specifically, I don't know, there's a few in this," Badley, who also dated Zoë Kravitz for a time, admitted when asked how many tunes were inspired by breakups or particular relationships."We have an album's worth of material that will be out later this year and there are a few," he added. I like to veil it in the language of verse and poetry."How Dan Humphrey of him!Meanwhile, with bygones being bygones, do Badgley and Lively, who is now the mother of a 2-month-old daughter, keep in touch?Or what about when “The Vampire Diaries” stars Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder made our worlds complete with their IRL romance?Unfortunately, though, those relationships don’t always work out (see both examples above), which can make things super awkward if your on-screen characters are still very much together.
While privacy isn't expected, it's certainly appreciated." Ryan and Blake pose together at Warner Bros. January 2012The pair are spotted again hanging out in New Orleans, where Ryan owns a house in the country.We know that he didn't send a wedding gift..."We haven't spoken in a while, you know," he reflected."There's an amicable silence, if that makes any sense."Sounds like a song lyric!That was also the case for “Gossip Girl” stars Penn Badgley and Blake Lively, who dated on and off from 2007 to 2010 — a time that overlapped with their characters’ on-screen relationship.After they split, though, their characters were still an item, which Penn recently admitted was a little weird.