A rivalry is based on one-upmanship. Act like you’re suddenly intrigued with something else. This will throw an adversary off the scent.
Handle negotiations with a deft touch. Any show of hesitation only slows the process. Be upbeat and others follow your lead.
It’s hard to accept that the bane to your existence is also the key to your success, but mixed blessings are nothing new. Alliances are what you make of them.
A last minute complication can only throw you off if you let it. Keep doing what you’re doing. It will straighten itself out.
A desperate attempt is made to try to win you back. Say thanks, but no thanks. It feels great to have the last laugh.
It’s tempting to let an association fall by the wayside, but this person could prove invaluable one day. Continue to play nice.