It's never pleasant going through a breakup, and those tired old clichés can make you feel used and depleted. "It's not you, it's me." "I'm focusing on me right now." "We work better as friends." WHAT DOES THAT REALLY MEAN.
But on the flip side of that, the brutal honesty is often a lot more... brutal. You can guarantee the following people would have begged for a pleasant cliché after what their exes went with in the moment of breakup.