Everyone says you need time to get over a breakup (well, that’s true). And people sympathize and empathize with your pain but all you know is that it hurts so bad. So maybe, it might make it easier, just a little even, to understand why your emotions feel so trampled on and then you can decide how best to help yourself move on and forwards.
1. Unreciprocated Feelings
One of the key reasons rejection hurts is that you suddenly realize that the strong feelings you have had for a person are completely unreciprocated, which can be really tough to take.