It doesn't have to be from a significant other but it could also be from a friend.
Here is mine: (Not exactly how it happened but the gist of it.)
My friend: Hey guys, just to let you know my basement is 99% done.
Me: Good job man but why are you telling me?
My friend: Cause you're the last percent. This is math, I thought you were good at this.
Me: ha ha Thanks bro. I appreciate it. When can we chill in your basement?
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My friend: Everything alright in your world?
Me: Yeah, everything's cool...
Then we just kept chatting about random stuff, and it felt pretty good to have some company. Things've been stressful, and it was good to have friends randomly check up on me.1