nannapippa I'm sure you're right about the problems with Facebook. The internet has made it so much easier to get in touch with people from your past & it's not always a good idea. I wouldn't have thought of messaging this old boyfriend if I hadn't run into him because we parted on bad terms. He was quite a bit older than me which wasn't so obvious when we were younger but is very obvious now! Like Hattie64 I was glad that we hadn't ended up together, However, I would have liked the chance to make my peace with him. If I hadn't told my husband in the first place, I could probably have done that & moved on. Now I feel I can't get in touch because my husband is so against it & I wouldn't want to upset him.