How Do You Start A Breakup Talk?

How Do You Start A Breakup Talk?
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When you know that it is time for your relationship to end, you have a tough conversation ahead. If you want to stay friends with your soon-to-be ex, the talk can be even more difficult to navigate. What is the best way to begin this talk?

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Whether you’ve always been the one to call it quits, or you’ve almost never had to breakup with anyone, how do you start out the conversation? Let us know in the comments below.


  • Here’s a few lines that work:

    “I like you as a friend.”
    “I think we should see other people.”
    “I don’t speak English”
    “I’m married to the sea.”
    “I don’t wanna kill you, but I will”
    “Six simple words : I’m not gay, but I’ll learn”

  • Tried and tested

    “I’m done” then proceed to explain why. Sure it’s not easy, but when you know it has no future best to walk away sooner rather than cause more damage much later.

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