7 Reasons Why Your Boyfriend Might Use a Text to Break up with You

2. Because it allows them to sort out and express their feelings.

“This way, I get time to think about the message I want to give.” Even if men feel strongly about the breakup, expressing these feelings accurately in person can be a whole different story. Texting gives them the chance to tell their girlfriend exactly how they feel and why they want to break up, and at the same time, it may also act as an opportunity to let them get their affairs in order.