Originally Posted by persephone
even though I always knew that he wasn't the kind of emotionally brave person I tend to want to be with.
So it's not really a surprise after all? Sounds like you always knew deep down inside that the whole setup was fragile.
I guess I concur with the previous comment, take what you can from it and leave the rest. It's no good leaving bitterness and upset in your system! Still, it does take time to get over these things.