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5 Easy Ways To Ruin A Relationship
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5 Easy Ways To Ruin A Relationship

It occurred to me today that there is a lot of people telling us how to have good, healthy relationships these days. They also tell us how to get back together with an ex spouse or partner. But there isn’t anyone telling us how to ruin a relationship. Yes, you read that right. Ruin a relationship.

5 Quick And Easy Ways To Ruin A Relationship

1. Don’t Communicate – Yak, yak, yak! Why should you have to express yourself to your partner, share life’s issues and work through them together? You know what makes me completely crazy? When I get shut out and ignored. It hurts. So if you want to make your partner completely batty and bring the relationship to a standstill…just clam up.

2. Be Jealous and Insecure – Make sure you constantly check your partners phone and email. Accuse them of cheating, even if you have no reason to think they might be. Make sure you ‘time’ them when they go out to run errands and if they take ‘too long’ be sure to jump them about it when they get home. And if they even think about having a friend of the opposite sex, it's on like donkey kong, baby!

3. Be Clingy or Stand-offish – If your mate wants to go out with friends, be sure you cling to them and whine about how they always leave you alone. Then when they are home and want some intimacy, be sure you turn them down flat. That will really mess with them!

4. Take Your Mate For Granted – When your partner does nice things for you, act like you don’t notice. Definitely don’t say thank you. If they want you to do them a favor, let them know you are much too busy to do ‘their’ stuff. Then be sure to go help out a friend because it’s important to be nice to your friends, right?

5. Give Ultimatums – When your mate is getting out of line and not doing what you want them to do, threaten to leave or give out some other consequence for their ‘bad’ behavior. This is a great way to get them to do what you want. After a while they will just give up and do whatever you ask them to. Problem solved!

So there it is, folks! The fastest ways I know of to ruin a relationship. All kidding aside, I see far too many people using the above tactics in a relationship. Then they wonder why their mate doesn’t want to be with them anymore. It’s all just sad. You might have a great thing going, if so, might want to hang onto it.


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