In an interview and joint photoshoot with February's Glamour, the 29-year-old spoke honestly about relationships in the public eye as well as how the couple are now.
When asked if they were back together, Ellie commented: "I’ve been busy; he’s been busy. But we’re great because we accept it’s never going to be perfect."The blonde beauty continued: "Relationships have their ups and downs. Dougie is respectful of that."Despite the fact they have been dating since spring 2014, Ellie has admitted she doesn't like to rely on her man at all.
When we asked her if there was any hope of them getting back on track, Ellie replied: "Maybe. We have something I know is special and I think other people see it – my friends see it, my family see it. But I think some things are just, kind of unfinished, an unfinished story.
I hope so, he's a real gem and he's doing so well and he's keeping very busy, as am I.
"All I remember is an overwhelming sense of relief that I wouldn't have to wake up the following morning feeling like this."He said the realisation he was in control made him more contented than he had felt for years, leaving him "happy".
Poynter, 24, explained that he still does not understand why his suicide bid failed but when he realised it was not working he felt worse than ever.
(The lyric that sparked everything: "You wanted my heart, but I just liked your tattoos.")"We've known each other for a few years," she said about Ed."He's a lovely guy, a good friend," she explained."He's very handsome I'll tell you that, but [we're] just mates." She's literally the queen of our hearts.Whether Dougie and Perrie are actually dating, or are simply in the flirting stages of an early fling, the songstress seems SUPER happy and that’s all that matters!Little Mix superbabe Perrie Edwards has been a single lady for a while now - ever since Zayn Malik broke off their enagagement early last year.