How to break up in a digital age

A Netflix account can become a thorny issue after a break up, writes Jan Lee. PHOTO: AFP
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About 21/2 years ago, I was reeling from the worst break-up of my life.

It was the summer before I graduated from university in Japan. I was living alone there and completely blindsided by a sudden break-up.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on February 09, 2020, with the headline How to break up in a digital age. Subscribe