What is a Situationship breakup? A situationship is the term for relationships that never quite make it “official”. These can be particularly hard to get over because how do you grieve the loss of someone that was never truly yours? And in my case, I knew it was bound to end the entire time I was in it.
How do you deal with a Situationship breakup?
- Don’t be friends with your ex.
- Distract yourself with productivity.
- Claim your feelings about the heartbreak.
- Treat yourself.
- Go on a solo trip.
How long does a Situationship last for? How long do situationships last? It depends on the two people involved, but you know you’re in a situationship when you have been in this setup for more than six months. While it is common to test the waters before committing, staying too long in a situationship does not look promising.
Why does ending a Situationship hurt? For some though, the uncertainty, among other things, could potentially harm your mental health. Someone in a situationship might also struggle with a decrease in self-esteem or a sense of loneliness from the potential lack of emotional attachment.