Finding the Joy in Pain: 7 Blessings of a Broken Heart

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Elevate Your Standards

Good or bad, your discernment of others usually heightens after a breakup. You begin to gain a clear and concise understanding of your values, morals and dating ethics. The experience serves as a pivotal moment in defying what you will and will not tolerate going into your next relationship. With every rejection is usually a redirection to something greater.

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