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01 Feb 2008

TO see my cheating ex or not?
Hey All,

What do I do? My cheating ex, of a couple months, is gonna be at the same event that I may goto.

I don't want to goto the event because of her and her new b/f, the one whom she cheated on me with.

As I don't want anything to do with her / him. My question is, if I don't go, i'll appear weak / a wuss... or if I do go... i'll say some horrible things to her and to him...

I'm thinking towards not going as I don't want to see them. As just the thought of the two of them makes me sick...

My ex is a real b****t. And don't want to bring myself down to their level by seeing them

What do you guys think I should do?
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

You seem to have constructed an artificial choice between two highly unsatisfactory alternatives. For instance, you could go to the function and NOT say anything unpleasant to them ( disappoint them by ignoring them as far as practical, and being pleasant when contact is unavoidable ). You don't have to have "something to do with them" -- presumably the function has its own point, and you could go with a partner of your own choice.
SEEING them doesn't bring you down to their level --- behaving badly would do that.
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