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When my x-girlfriend says But you need to give me time and

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When my x-girlfriend says "But you need to give me time and space. This is not making me any more receptive to being your friend"
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Relationship
Expert:  KimberlyF replied 6 years ago.
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It means that she feels you are not respecting that she needs time and space from the relationship which means that she doesn't want any contact while she is deciding what she wants and she may feel that you are invading that privacy that she wants and not respecting that she wants space to think about things and what she wants to do next about the relationship or friendship. If you want to have any kind of relationship with her it's best to respect what she has asked of you even if you want to contact her don't she will respect that you gave her that space and will consider you as a friend or even consider giving the relationship another chance but you have to be careful not to over step the boundaries that she has set because you are broken up.

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
This is the entire quote: "I am deeply sorry for what your mom and dad are going through right now and the stress it must be causing you. But you need to give me time and space Mark. This is not making me any more receptive to being your friend. This is starting to make me feel very uncomfortable."
Expert:  KimberlyF replied 6 years ago.
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