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In the beginning, he couldn't see you, he saw various projections, and you also projected only the best parts of yourself. The connection was mind based, not from the soul, and it was a connection born from a low state of consciousness.
The ego is a fallacy, and in time, it begins to see that which was hidden. Then the ego was no longer satisfied with the positive feelings based on the false projections and ideas it was feeding itself, so it fell apart.
Now the ego wants something new, but it also does not want to leave its comfort zone. People call this the honeymoon period, but they don't even realize that it is much deeper.
You will find that the same thing happens again and again, and has already happened many times before.
The solution would require much time, and much faith.
The silent treatment he gives, is an attempt of the ego to gain more power and attention, but it also comes from resentment.