When heartbreak strikes, it can be difficult to know what you should say. Sometimes in those cases, it feels safe to reach for a cliché or offer something up from your own perspective. Those aren’t always the best ideas. Here are some phrases you should never utter to a friend going through a breakup.
1“YOU’RE SO MUCH BETTER OFF NOW.”
It’s probably true, but they miss their ex. The fact that they’re better off doesn’t compute because they’d rather just be happy, and with that other person.