8 Situations that Remind You of Your Ex

Everyone’s been in this situation: You start thinking about someone you were supposed to have gotten over ages ago. Feelings you thought you’d put away forever come floating to the surface. You remember his face and suddenly all you can think about is seeing him again. We put our heads together with other women who’ve had an unforgettable romance, to describe The Moments that Make You Miss Your Ex.

1. Hearing a song that reminds you of him.

You hear a song that was popular right around the time you were together. It’s a common experience to be transported back in time by a familiar melody. Music has the power to transcend time and resurrect old memories. That melody brings back the warmth of the room you were sitting in, the smell of his hair, and all of a sudden you’re possessed by the urge to see him.