Most Helpful Girl
no, having boy toys, meaningless sex abd flings don't help you recover from the left over feelings you hard for that person
Most Helpful Guy
I highly doubt that it works in any meaningful way.
Getting over someone you cared about deeply by sleepily with someone you don't care about at all, that just sounds like flawed logic to me. It also sounds like an emotional cop-out.
Anyway, I think you were right to decline her. I probably wouldn't speak to her at all, were I in your shoes.