For his part, Watkins says the breakup was “blown out of proportion.”
Foreplay-shirking leads to the dissatisfaction of one partner, leading to less sex and potentially a breakup of the team.
So I did what I often do when going through a breakup: I talked to someone.
Robin and Barney date and breakup, and Barney returns to his womanizing ways.
He had been arrested and briefly jailed in Gary in 2004, after an incident triggered by a breakup with a live-in girlfriend.
The next week, Andy finished his job with the Casmans and, just as Jud had predicted, the breakup followed.
It was a picture of the breakup of the Outer Federation, and in some ways worse than the other wars.
They hadn't said much—because they had liked Rakhal—when the breakup came.
Somehow or other she'd made it across Willow Brook and the breakup had kept her there.
He glanced quickly at me out of a square, serious face, then plunged back through the splintered door toward the breakup inside.
also break-up, 1795, from verbal expression break up (mid-15c.), which was used originally of plowland, later of groups, assemblies, etc. Of things (also of marriages, relationships), "to disintegrate," from mid-18c. See break (v.) + up (adv.). Break it up as a command to stop a fight, etc., is recorded from 1936.
A separation or dissolution (mid-1700s+)