It’s common, but it’s not inevitable.

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I’ve been texting with my friend over a breakup this week (yes, this friend).

It’s sad because at first, he was crazy about this woman and certain they’d be together forever — or at least long enough to buy matching holiday sweaters. But they started arguing about something stupid and that led to fighting and then they were circling the drain. He ended things to…