Your Facebook feed is likely blowing up with engagement news right about now; we're in the midst of engagement season, after all. But few things can toy with your emotions quite like seeing that an ex just got engaged.
Now imagine reading that news in Us Weekly instead - when we saw that not just one but two of Lauren Conrad's exes just got engaged, we couldn't help but sympathize.
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Whether you're single, attached, or even happily married, it's a weird feeling when an ex proposes to someone else. It doesn't matter if you haven't spoken to him in ten years and never would've married him anyway. But if you dated him more recently and were starting to plan a future together, it hurts that much harder. Here, how to cope.
1. Hide the announcement.
Thanks to Facebook's "weddings and celebrations" feature implemented last year, it's practically impossible to miss any engagement news within your network. And the