The 7 Deadly Sins of a Breakup The First Sin: Anger I’ve been working on this project for a while now and I am so excited to finally share it. This seven part series is a personification of love and loss. The heart-wrenching pain of the sudden shock of losing a lover can drive people to act irrationally and employ coping mechanisms that are not always healthy. Loneliness can be crippling, especially if love is ripped out of your life like a stray stitch. Anger is the first of these seven sins.