Cupid's Pulse Article: Kat Von D and Deadmau5 Call It QuitsCupid's Pulse Article: Kat Von D and Deadmau5 Call It Quits

By Petra Halbur

Kat Von D and Deadmau5 have broken up … again. According to, on June 26, Kat tweeted that she had ended her engagement to the deejay on grounds of infidelity. Deadmau5 clarified on his Facebook page that he did have relations with another woman while he and Kat were taking a break last November. “Following that, Kat and I reconciled and I acknowledged being intimate with another person while we were estranged … At the end of June, it was clear that the relationship was not working and we mutually ended the engagement. I was not, at any point, unfaithful to Kat during our time together.”

How do you know when it’s time to call it quits on a relationship?

Cupid’s Advice:

Sometimes it’s difficult to tell if a relationship is worth salvaging or not. At what point do you know it’s time to break up? Cupid is here to help:

1. The bad outweighs the good: Every relationship has rough patches. However, the good parts of a relationship ought to outnumber and outweigh the bad. If this isn’t the case, then you need to seriously reconsider your relationship.

2. You’re holding each other back: If you or your partner have turned job offers down, forgone opportunities to travel or rejected other exciting propositions for the sake of your relationship, you two need to discuss if this relationship is really the best thing for you both.

3. You’re not happy:¬†Ultimately, if you are unhappy in your relationship, that is reason enough to end it.

When did you know to end your relationship? Tell us below.