In 2018, dating means there’s a certain phenomenon that’s taken over all of our lives…a trend that’s so deeply irritating that many of us don’t even know how to handle it. It’s when you’re trying to contact someone who won’t respond, but they keep watching your social media stories and posts – aka “orbiting.” It’s incredibly frustrating.
It’s when someone keeps you “close enough to see each other; far enough to never talk,” as writer Anna Lovine notes.
All we know? It feels like crap when it happens. How are you supposed to proceed when you break up with someone but still follow them on social media? It’s a gray area that we haven’t yet established yet.
It’s time to put that block button to use!