Could Have been You: Man Tells Lady he Dated 10 Years Ago after Marrying Another Woman

Could Have been You: Man Tells Lady he Dated 10 Years Ago after Marrying Another Woman

- The response a lady got from her former boyfriend after she wished him a happy married life stunned many on Twitter

- The man said that he could have married her if not that she did not want to become a stepmother

- Tweeps got angry as they wondered why she even tried reaching out to someone she should have cut off

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A lady with the Twitter handle @_Prettyyassh on Sunday, May 2, revealed what an ex-lover she dated more than 10 years ago sent her after he got married to another person.

According to her, when she knew he was married, she sent him a congratulatory message. The man's response to her was unexpected as he said:

"Could've been you but you didn't wanna be a step mom."

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Could Have been You: Man Tells Lady he Dated for 10 Years after Marrying Another Woman
People said she should not have reached out to the man. Photo source: @_Prettyyassh
Source: Twitter

The lady's post blew up quickly and has gathered over 62,000 with hundreds of comments as at the time of writing this report.

See her post below:

There were some tweeps who said that the man is just being petty as there are other responses he could have sent. compiled some of the reactions below:

@PrincessShanini said:

"Eww... I hope his wife know he ain’t over you."

@aidaabera said:

"He’s trying to see if you’ll take the bait & be his side chick. This is why men don’t deserve nice things."

@ForeverTiny22 said:

"First off I ain’t reaching out to nobody I dated over 10 YEARS just to say congratulations! Seems like somebody was keeping tabs Woman shrugging and he a lame for that response too."

@thenoirace said:

"Men always do this it’s so disrespectful to their current situation."

@iBaseball_1 said:

"You wanted a response so bad just to see what he’d say huh."

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@JussBlaze8 said:

"Man I would never “could of been you” to an ex."

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Meanwhile, earlier reported that a Nigerian man with the Twitter handle @obiiora showed that his love never died with the fading nature many people associate with Valentine's Day.

His post was in response to a tweet asking people if they are still with the person they went out with last year or they did the right thing.


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Joseph Omotayo (HOD Human-Interest) Joseph Omotayo has been writing for the human interest desk since 2019 and is currently the head of the desk. He graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, with a degree in Literature in English in 2016. He once worked for Afridiaspora, OlisaTV & CLR. He is a 2022/2023 Kwame Karikari Fact-Checking fellow. He can be reached via:

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