Man enrages girlfriend with ‘insensitive’ post-breakup vacation: ‘A lot of unnecessary drama’

·3-min read

A man took a new friend on a vacation he planned with his ex. Now, his ex is upset.

He asked Reddit’s “Relationship Advice” forum for help navigating the issue. His ex-girlfriend dumped him two months before their planned trip. Fearing he would lose the nonrefundable deposits, he took an old female friend with him on the vacation. But his ex-girlfriend thinks he’s being insensitive.

Auto insurance rates are increasing in 2022 — here’s how to prepare

“My ex-girlfriend and I were together for almost 3 years,” he explained. “She always dreamed of taking a vacation to a country she loves so for our 3 year anniversary I wanted to surprise her with this vacation. But she ended up breaking up with me about 2 months before the trip because according to her we weren’t working out anymore as a couple. It was really hard for me but there was nothing else to do other than respect her decision. So I accepted the break up and moved on with my life.

At the end the breakup was pretty amicable. But I still paid for the trip I was planning to take with her. My first plan was to get it refunded but I would lose almost half of what I paid for because most of the planned activities weren’t refundable. About a month after the break up I reconnected with an old fwb and we hit it off. We started talking more frequently and started spending more time together but kept everything very casual.

Christian Cowan’s first foray into menswear lets everyone be ‘part of that fantasy’:

I was still stuck with the trip I booked and instead of losing half of my money, I decide to ask my friend if she wanted to take this trip with me and she agreed. We ended up taking the trip and it we had a great time. I didn’t really tell anybody or posted anything about the trip online. My friend did put a few things on her social media and my ex found out that I took the trip with my friend.

When we returned from the trip, I got a call from my ex girfriend saying that I hurt her feelings for doing something she always wanted with another woman and we could’ve taken the trip as friends. I just told her that we are no longer together and that I didn’t owe her this and moved on. I later on got flamed by our mutual friend for being an insensitive Ah and for not taking her feelings into consideration. I feel like this is a lot of unnecessary drama for no reason. I don’t want these friendships of the past few years to break because of my break up. What is the bestw ay to deal with the situation here?”

People felt his ex-girlfriend was being a bit ridiculous.

“Take me on a trip (that you paid for) as friends after I dumped you is wild,” a user said.

“The mental gymnastics are real with this one,” another commented.

“She cant play both sides of that fence post. Let her be salty,” a TikToker wrote.

With just $1,000 and one day, this Harlem bedroom gets a brand new look:

In The Know is now available on Apple News — follow us here!

If you enjoyed this story, check out this mom who was harassed by a stranger for “breastfeeding” her husband.

The post Man enrages girlfriend with ‘insensitive’ post-breakup vacation: ‘A lot of unnecessary drama’ appeared first on In The Know.

More from In The Know:

Riders were stuck on Disney's It's a Small World ride for over an hour

TikToker shares trick to avoid Uber 'price gouging' from LAX airport

I thought eye cream was a scam — but this best-selling formula that's 27% off on Amazon turned me into a convert

This lightweight, affordable cooler on Amazon keeps drinks cold for 5 hours, no ice required!