Being intimately close to someone gives us a feeling of security and a boost to our self-esteem.
Again, it’s not a surefire way of telling whether or not it’s a rebound.
Some people jump from one relationship to another without waiting at all.
She feels that perhaps this guy can make all her pain and the emptiness go away. Whenever she is with him, her mind is not thinking about the breakup and you. But still whenever she is alone, the pain comes back.
She can’t let go of this feeling of emptiness even though she is a new relationship.
It’s truly a gut wrenching feeling to think of your ex with someone else, especially if you are still in love with them and want to get them back.