The connection he thought they had was not real to her. She was pretending. And he said outright that she looks past him. Which would be hurtful to anyone. For whatever reason, Haley wants to keep pretending like there’s a chance for them. And there’s not. And instead of saying that, she’s dragging an inevitable truth. She can’t even manage to give him a hug…like c’mon love. He had to tell her straight up, while eating his steak, you won’t have to see me after these four weeks.