220. It’s All Over
“I don’t have anything to do with her
,” Robert swore to his girlfriend Wanda. Yet he
that Sharon, his ex-girlfriend, was still sending him
. He said that he had stopped responding to
emails a year ago, when he and Wanda
started dating. Then why was she still sending
to him, Wanda demanded. Robert said he figured
she was lonely. He didn’t really know, because
always deleted her emails without reading them.
asked, “you told her that you and I
dating, and you told her to stop emailing
. Yet she continued sending you emails. But you
deleted them without reading them. Is that correct?”
answered yes, that was 100 percent correct. “I
’t believe you,” Wanda said.
She believed that something
going on. She believed that they were playing
for a fool. It takes two to tango.
was not only reading, but also responding to,
email that Sharon sent him. As far as
was concerned, Sharon still loved Robert and he
’t discouraging her. He said he was through with
, but his phone was often busy late at
when Wanda tried to call him. When Wanda
who he was talking to, he always said
was his investment company.
“Why don’t you just
her emails—then you won’t have to bother deleting
?” Wanda asked. Robert said he hadn’t thought about
that. A day later, Wanda sent Robert something
he hadn’t thought about—a Dear John email. It
short and to the point: "Have a nice