Other People's Problems

Franklyn: Heartbreak in a digital world

Franklyn revokes his access to tracking his ex-wife’s whereabouts through her phone. It’s his last connection to her.
Listen to the full episode23:15

"I want to do this because I don't want there to be the temptation to look into her world." — Franklyn 

Franklyn revokes his access to tracking his ex-wife's whereabouts through her phone. It's his last connection to her.

Listen for:

  • How hard it is to let go of a lover, especially when it feels like there was no closure.
  • How grief is not a linear process: we cycle between feeling better and feeling worse.
  • How hard it is to resist the temptation to use technology to investigate your ex.

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