Mending the broken pieces of a once romantic relationship

By Miss Kes

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Print this page Email A Friend!


It is possible to mend the broken pieces of a relationship and restore it to being even stronger than before. Of course, this requires that the two hearts involved are willing to do their part.

So:

Confront the reality of the break-up

To heal from anything, you have to first know what caused the situation in the first place. You have to go back to the problem to find the solution, which means talking about what happened and what brought the relationship to the point where it was not worth fighting for anymore.

Decide to let things go

Forgiveness is difficult, but you need to be at the place where you are willing to let it go and let it stay gone. This means avoiding rehashing the past, and judging the person on what happened

Recommit

Once you have decided to let the past go, then it is time to renew the commitment. Once you share with your partner that you'll avoid making the same mistakes, and offer your loyalty, love and support, you are on your way to re-establishing a solid love life.

Change the formula

If you want a different result, you have to first change the formula you are using. You have to change what was, and create a new normal to have a solid relationship. Always keep in mind that change begins with you.

Reassure consistently

One of the fundamentals in intimate relationships is communication. You have to consistently talk with and to your partner to ensure the relationship stays afloat. You have to check their feelings on a regular basis to ensure the love story for both parties is on the same page.

ADVERTISEMENT




POST A COMMENT

HOUSE RULES

1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



comments powered by Disqus
ADVERTISEMENT

Poll

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT