Breaking up over the phone is brutal. Listening to a couple break up over the phone, and watching their drama unfold in a emotional landscape of animated watercolour… is heartbreaking.
It begins slowly, and builds up into a tremulous emotional state: her parents don’t like him, she’s found someone else.
Her excuses were flimsy, he thought. They could make this work. He believes they are perfect for each other. They had so much going for each other.
But she’s made up her mind.
They reach a moment of quietness, where they reflect on their relationship. In the quiet, they find peace.
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