Many of us have felt the sting of being ghosted – when the person you’re (supposedly) dating suddenly goes poof into thin air without any notice or explanation. It can sure hurt when it happens after a great first date or months of hooking up, but is a string of unanswered messages (with blue ticks too boot) really worse than a public break-up?
Here are some unexpected perks of getting ghosted:
You get the message loud and clear
Yes, ghosting can hurt, but think about it – you’re not getting lead on by someone who’s afraid to tell you that he’s not interested. That sounds better than going on dates where he’s a million miles away (or checking out other girls), or receiving nonchalant one-word answers from him on WhatsApp.