A surprise breakup can really mess you up, even more than breakups typically do. But at the root of every breakup are very solid reasons why the relationship could no longer go on. So, by knowing a few things about your relationship, you can avoid a breakup from happening.
Some people think that being single is terrifying. But if you have endured heartbreaks, cheating, lies, humiliation, and the devastation of being taken for granted, singlehood can actually be a welcoming proposition.