7 Best Instagram Captions to Announce You're Single (in a Drama-Free Way)

It's the end of an era…

Everyone knows calling it quits with a long-term S.O. is tough, and it can be even harder to reveal your newly single status to the world in an upbeat way.

Whether or not your split was amicable, it's best to break the news with class so you don't look petty and miserable. Lets face it: You'd probably hate it if your ex bashed you all over Instagram.

Don't fret, We've got seven Instagram captions below that'll help you make your big announcement in a drama-free way!

For that cryptic photo of you looking down while flashing a smile:

"The most exciting, challenging and significant relationship of all is the one you have with your self."

-Carrie Bradshaw, Sex and the City


For that photo of you getting your body and mind right:

"Be strong enough to let go, and wise enough to wait for what you deserve."



For that photo showing off your fierce new post-split hair:

"Trust that an ending is followed by a beginning."



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For that photo of you holding your books in the hall:

"The only thing I'm committed to right now is bettering myself."



For that photo of you taking your first selfie after a sea of relationship pics:

"Don't need to be on somebody's arm to look good."

-"Single" by Natasha Bedingfield

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For that photo of you hanging with all of your girlfriends during the weekend:

"Single. Focused. Blessed. Living Life."



For that photo of you deep in thought contemplating your next move:

"Being single doesn't make you weak, it means that you are strong enough to be on your own."

-Xavier Zayas


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