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I broke up w/my ex about 6 mo. ago (by default, when she moved out and I neglected to pursue communication with her) and am in a new relationship that is 1,000x more functional, with the girl of my dreams. We’re both very happy and will likely marry at some point. I don’t miss my ex at all, because she was abusive, using and manipulative – a sociopath. And our relationship had become a total zero. But it bothers me a bit that of the relationships I’ve had, 2 exes have blocked me on social media. The last one unfriended me on FB, then blocked me, then figured out who my current gf is and blocked her! I was a little creeped out by that. I am guessing she probably blocked my phone # as well.
The message that i’ve gotten from both exes’ actions is that they were heartbroken over the breakups. I don’t miss either enough to want to see or talk to them again (let alone reestablish a relationship) -especially the last one, who is an ass – but I am sorry i hurt these women. Is that wrong?
JautisParticipantDecember 20, 2017 at 2:47 pm #160605
Well it’s good you feel sorry for hurting them, but you didn’t do anything wrong. You’re not obligated to be in a relationship with someone no matter how much it will hurt them later.December 20, 2017 at 9:37 pm #160642
No, I realize there is no obligation and I don’t feel one. Christ, it would be masochism to go back to my ex. And when I came face to face with what a loser she is, the attraction went out the window.
I guess what I keep coming back to is that one of the unwritten rules of dating (part of the unspoken treaty) involves the constant risk of being hurt. Maybe entering into a relationship means implicitly accepting that risk.
Djsouthboi79ParticipantDecember 21, 2017 at 8:07 pm #160790
Blocking and unfriending someone in social media is an immature act. Knowing that they haven’t unblocked you means they haven’t getting over you.
obrady9ParticipantDecember 26, 2017 at 1:49 pm #160902
Wemon block men on social media as a way to break a soul tie and to move on.the question is if you don’t care anymore why do you know about it. It sounds like you’ve got some issues you need to sort out personally and deal with at the core.December 26, 2017 at 10:48 pm #161030
Nope, no issues here obrady. I would acknowledge it if I missed either ex, and I don’t.
I just don’t like the rule of the dating contract that means someone will inevitably get hurt, but I feel better about it when I start to think about what the most recent one put me through.
Throwaway359ParticipantDecember 27, 2017 at 6:39 pm #161060
you didn’t do anything wrong, it was simply beyond your control
jackkiltParticipantDecember 27, 2017 at 8:55 pm #161062
You’re good, dont be sorry. Focus on moving forward and yourself
chiefs23ParticipantDecember 28, 2017 at 8:33 pm #161080
Obviously dont feel sorry for you most recent ex because of the way she treated you. Dont feel sorry for any other girl youve broken up with either. Focusing on the past is a waste of your time, especially in situations like this, where you know youre better off now.
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