We were very much caught up in the show, which itself was a six-year endurance test. I'm not saying that I've cheated, but, you know, being in an intense love with somebody while also feeling the pulls of being a young man, especially being an object of attention…. ELLE: You and your ex Blake Lively had to work together after she got married last year. PB: I don't know if I can distill it into a sentence, or even articulate it. PB: I'm pretty sure that song is about ending a relationship because he cheated. But the kind of women I'm interested in—they're smart enough not to expect me to be Dan. I mean, like anything valuable, it was good and it was bad and it was a learning experience. I didn't start to understand my own appeal to women until later. Our relationship was a part of that and helped us through it. That song is basically saying, whatever happens, I still love you and want you, even if that's impossible. “But, it’s been wonderful to be in a relationship where we can both identify with what the other is experiencing.” One of those experiences that he hopes Blake is understanding about are his throngs of devoted “Gossip” fan – many who tend to be young women.
The pressure on him to settle down at such a young age finally reached the point where he realized he and Blake couldn’t get on the same page, timing-wise, about starting a family," said a source to the magazine.
Soon after they were photographed kissing in Cancun and began publicly dating.
's golden couple, Blake Lively and Penn Badgley have broken up, and their reps even confirmed it, making it totally official.
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According to , Blake and Penn broke up in mid-September and are "still good friends," which is nice, because, otherwise, it's going to be awkward next season if their characters, Serena and Dan, start dating again, and they are professionally required to make-out with each other and, you know, pretend the other person didn't completely break their heart and/or repulse them.
Is Penn Badgley having second thoughts about dating “Gossip Girl” co-star Blake Lively?