Battle of the Sexes
Posted by Maggie McGee for BounceBack.com
A tough breakup is excruciatingly tough to handle for both men and women, but who bounces back easier and faster?
1. Dealing With Emotions
Men tend to hide their pain. In general, men bottle up their emotions. Rarely does one see a man crying, watching romantic comedies, and pouring his soul out to a friend. Bottling up emotions will make it harder in the long run to get over the breakup. Therefore, emotionally, women take the cake. Women tend to let it all out (maybe too much out sometimes), but this is part of the healing process. Talking it out and releasing your emotions is helpful in coping with a breakup.
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2. Who Moves on Faster
After a breakup, men seem to move on faster. A man might put on a front, the good old "I'll show her" attitude, and can be seen guzzling beers out at a bar, and talking to a new woman. Therefore, men tend to appear to be moving onRead More »from Who Handles Breakups Better: Men or Women?