Breakups are hard. Whether your relationship lasted six months or six years, putting yourself back together after a bad breakup is rough. During this recovery period, three things are vital in helping any girl cope: chocolate, romantic comedy marathons, and lots of girl talk with your best friends. Heavy emphasis on the girl talk. Friends are often filled with all kinds of love related advice—from passing along tips on getting back on the market, discussing all the reasons why the relationship didn’t work out, and letting you vent about your now ex.
We’ve all been there at some point, and now we want to know—with the wide variety of advice offered by friends during a breakup, what do you truly want to hear from your friends? Do you prefer them to be vocal about their real thoughts about your ex? Do you rely on them for encouragement to get back out there? What was the best advice ever given to you from a friend during a breakup?