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Times of India – End of friendship as painful as divorce

Published: December 29, 2010 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading

[The Times of India is the largest English-speaking newspaper in India]

 

Did you know that breaking up with a best friend could be as devastating as a divorce? It’s true, say experts.

 

Women tend to share everything with their closest female friends, things they would never dream of discussing with their spouse or partners. So when the person who knows you inside out turns their back on you, it feels like a stab through the heart.

 

"Women’s friendships can be very close and intense so it can be as painful as breaking up with a partner when things go wrong," the Daily Mail quoted clinical psychologist Irene S. Levine, author of ”Best Friends Forever: ­Surviving A Break Up With Your Best Friend,” as saying.

 

Read the entire article here. The same article was also syndicated by MSN Lifestyle.

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