It's 1 a.m. on a Saturday and you're at a bar with your friends. Suddenly, you start playing with your phone and think it a great idea to text your ex, only to instantly regret it. We've all been here, and it's never ended with a good outcome.
Below are some examples of texts you might think are innocent enough to send to an ex. However, your expectation of what the reply will be is never remotely close to reality. In fact, it can make things go horribly wrong.
1. The "how are you?" text.
That yes says so much more than just yes. It's saying "go away."