Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Already registered? Try something like, "I'm not totally invested in this, and I don't think it's fair to you to continue stringing you along," or "I've been seeing someone else and I think we're a better fit for each other. We should be keeping texts to a minimum, brief and informational, she says. Follow comments Enter your email to follow new comments on this article. Vote Are you sure you want to submit this vote? You deserve a real relationship.
To their face:
Pseudo Intimacy: When You Have to Break Up With a Guy You're Not Even Dating
We say we're busy for the next couple weeks. It's not a proud moment. Don't torture them by breaking things off and then texting a couple of days later to 'check-in' or 'see if they want to grab a drink - as friends,'" cautioned Brigham. If you don't want to date that person anymore, then it has to be a hard ending. Senterfitt noted that if the feedback you might give the other person has to do with something they cannot easily change about themselves and would be hurtful, you shouldn't mention it. Everett Collection.