Deep Dive: Do I Have to Wait for Quarantine to End to Break Up With My Girlfriend?

Breaking up is hard to do under normal circumstances, and we are living in nothing near normal circumstances these days. Coronavirus quarantine has forced us to spend too much (or too little) time with the ones we love and has made us think about what really matters.

In your extended period of introspection, you may have decided to end your relationship with your girlfriend. The question is: when? Must you wait until the COVID-19 pandemic dies down or is the kinder thing to cut your losses now so you’re single and ready to mingle once your usual avenues of socializing open up? In this deep dive, we’re tackling the question: Do I have to wait for quarantine to end to break up with my girlfriend?

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