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

6. Because they can break up without any hassle.

“We’d end up going back and forth on the subject if we talked about it in person or over the phone, and I’d rather avoid that.” Some men seem to just want to get the breakup conversation over with as quickly as possible. It might be best for you to just think of it as a selfish move on their part, and say, “good riddance.”