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#1 of 5 Old 07-08-2013, 08:40 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I need ideas on how to word an email to an old boyfriend who recently tried to contact me.  I want the response to be polite, but cool. 

 

I don't know what his intentions are.  He says he wants to "reconnect".  Could be platonic, but probably not.

 

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So you don't wait to "reconnect"?

Hey, Joe

So nice to hear from you and glad you are well. Everything here is great and I am enjoying being busy farming and picking flowerssmile.gif Insert what is relavent. 

Listen , it might be nice to reconnect on some level but right now is not a good time for me. Let me give you a shout out when things calm a bit.

Love,

 

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No response is a response.
 

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No response is a response.
 

 

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No response is a response.

 

I agree. I was contacted last year by someone I don't want a relationship with, and I just didn't respond. They haven't contacted me again.

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