If your significant other told you they needed space to figure things out, what would you think of it? Break-up or break?
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It means that the requesting partner has met someone who appears more interesting or that partner wishes to seek someone more to their liking. But meanwhile that partner wants insurance against a possible new romantic flame not working out. In other words, the person receiving the request is seen as an emotional cushion and not a serious match, and this person should do some shopping around of his/her own and use the requesting person as an emotional cushion as well.0