Throughout our entire relationship, that little voice in my head warned me I was just a placeholder, a subservient guy to lug around until someone better came along. Eventually, she confirmed my suspicions. She left me, not for someone else, but because (in her words) I had gotten all weird.
It shocked me at the time. Years later, I realized our relationship began to die right after that first kiss on the dance floor.
When romances end in movies, it’s often because of a dramatic event. Someone cheats or commits a criminal act. A partner stumbles onto a dark hidden secret.
Tragedies do happen, but often, relationships die a tiny bit each day, an underlying flaw working its magic in stealth mode.
These five stealthy relationship killers are most common.