What does it mean when a former fling reaches out, although he recently got in a relationship with someone else he had been seeing simultaneously,and had attempted to make you jealous about his new relationship?
Normally, when a former friends with benefits reaches out via social media in this way, especially when he has just gotten into a new relationship, he wants to know what your relationship status is.
In other words, your former fling wants to get a sense of whether you are with anyone and if you are, how serious it is.
This former friends with benefits had already tried to make you jealous in the past about his new relationship, so there is a chance that he hopes that you aren’t happy in your life at this time and you are missing him.
It’s a way for this former fling to feel better about himself and also feel as though he still has some power over you and that you are still hung up on him.