If your girlfriend or boyfriend suddenly says, “I need space” it can be a little alarming. You may feel stressed and start doubting yourself and your relationship.
When someone tells you that they need space you can start to wonder if you did something wrong. You start thinking about everything thing that happened in the last few months and replaying everything in your mind. This is a really great way to drive yourself crazy.
Even though it is terrifying to hear your partner say those three words it is also a great time to evaluate what you want out of the situation. Do they bring enough to the table and are you truly happy in their company?
If you get tired of being messed around, here are a few things you can say next time they say that they need some space.