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If You Have to See Your Ex, Read This First

Nov 25 2015 - 1:00pm

Planned or unplanned, running into an ex can be more than a little awkward. Luckily, we're breaking down some key dos and don'ts to help you navigate the tricky interaction. We're sharing some smart (and sarcastic) hints for your next run-in with the ex. Nervous you'll see an ex-boyfriend at an upcoming event? Prepare with these witty tips!

Do Give Yourself a Pep Talk

Don't Pregame

Do Wear Something You Love

Don't Get Too Excited

Do Remember What Went Wrong

Don't Rehash the Relationship

Do Convey Confidence

Don't Bring Any Sharp Objects

Do Perfect the Hair Flip

Don't Hate on His Artsy Dreams

Do Come Prepared

Don't Show Your Frustration

Do Smile Through the Pain

Don't Get Defensive

Do Be Happy If He's Happy

Don't Be Too Honest

Do Make Polite Small Talk

Don't Mock His New Girlfriend

Do Have a Sense of Humor

Don't Dish on Your Emo Moments

Do Have an Escape Plan

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