Dependent means relying on another person to meet our physical and emotional needs.
Co-dependent is a relationship in which each partner is dependent on the other for meeting their physical and emotional needs.
Independent means a state of being responsible for meeting ones own physical and emotional needs.
Inter-dependent is a relationship where two independent people share their power, whilst retaining their own authority and following their own individual paths.
Inter-developmental is a relationship where two independent people share their power and authority and follow identical paths.
Dependent is being together by necessity.
Co-dependent is being together in separateness.
Independent is being separate in separateness.
Inter-dependent is being separate in togetherness.
Inter-developmental is being together in togetherness.
Unawakened Souls form co-dependent relationships.
Awakened Soul-ties form inter-dependent relationships.
Awakened Soul-mates form inter-developmental relationships.