Rethinking “The Break-Up”

don’t think I can do this anymore. I don’t like the way things have been going. I don’t love you anymore. All of these gut-wrenching phrases bring to mind the many break-ups that we all face throughout our lives.

But does that old adage, “It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all” really suffice when we’ve finally severed ties with someone who used to bring about butterflies in our stomachs…