How Not To Get Your Ex Back

Because you want to get him back, not scare him off.
by Ayessa De La Peña   |  Mar 7, 2014
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Is this a trend we haven't heard of—trying to win exes back... online? First it was Justin Bieber. And then Aaron Carter had a Twitter meltdown, sending out tweets about how he regrets letting go of his ex-girlfriend Hilary Duff.

While we get how these dudes are feeling, we think this is really not the best way to get their beloved exes back. And because we don't want you to make the same mistake, dear Candy Girls, we've compiled five ways of how you shouldn't get back together with your ex. You might want take down notes.

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1. Don't harm yourself. Seriously, no guy is worth risking your life for. You're too young. You should all be busy YOLO-ing instead of being miserable.

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2. Don't post anything too dramatic online. Having a pity party will only make him feel sorry for you, not love you again.

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3. Don't do it after he just broke up with another girlfriend. Just wrong, ladies. Give them a little time to grieve.

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4. Don't pretend to be someone else (make a fake Facebook account or get a new prepaid sim and pretend you're another person) and ask him out. That's just creepy.

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5. Don't ask your parents to talk to his parents about your current situation with your ex. It will surely turn out to be either awkward or messy. Better solve problems of the heart on your own.

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How Not To Get Back With Your Ex

How will you get your ex back, Candy Girls? Share your tips by leaving a comment below or tweeting us @candymagdotcom!

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Ayessa De La Peña
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I am Candymag.com's resident fangirl and ~*feelings*~ girl. When I'm not busy researching about what to write next on the website, I sleep, read books, and re-watch episodes of Friends.
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