Ending a relationship is never easy. While it might be the right thing for all parties involved at the time, no one ever wants to be the one doing the breaking up. This is mainly because no one wants to end up feeling like a jerk. However, there are ways you can execute this unpleasant task with your dignity still intact. Here’s how.

1. Do it on Neutral Ground

When you’re thinking of how to break up with someone, make sure to avoid doing it in either of your apartments. Instead, choose a coffee shop or restaurant where the two of you haven’t been together. Give yourself a time limit for how long the conversation is going to take. The thing about doing it in public is that it allows either of you the chance to leave the conversation if it becomes too much. Do it on Neutral Ground