The Worst Breakup Lines Of All Time


Let’s face it, we’ve heard them all–and we’ve used them all.

Here are the absolute most cliched and rotten lines to send someone out the door with, adding insult to injury:

*“It’s not you. It’s me.”

(Oh, please. No one really believes they did anything wrong in a relationship. It’s always them.)

*“I just need a little space. You know, some private time.”

(To which the other person can easily reply, “Then why have you been fucking my best friend?”)

*“I guess I’m just not the marrying kind.”

(Perfect response: “Neither am I. Whoever said we were going to get married? We were just having a relationship, beyotch.”)

*We’ve grown apart. It’s like we don’t even know each other anymore.

(Translation: “I know you all too well by now, and you’re not at all the fun-loving brainiac I thought you were when we started dating. In fact, you’re a soul-sucking bore from outer space. Besides, I’m fucking your best friend.”)

*The relationship has changed. It’s like we’ve become siblings more than lovers.

(I.e., I have come to find you physically repellent.)

And the worst of all…

*“I can’t renew you, but feel free to pitch me ideas. We can do this on a piece-by-piece basis.”

(No, wait, that’s what magazines say when they fire you! Hey, maybe it would work…)