He told her about his crappy day at work. Never end a relationship by ghosting her or in a text. When it came to reaching out to someone, most people of all ages said they prefer something funny. Don't you know there are rules to this sort of thing? This is imperative.
Expecting him to move on to something more serious isn't realistic. But instead I texted back nothing. Maybe your new parter, who is slowly but surely gaining the title of "new partner," took you to the ballet, or the opera, or to, let's say, a Louis C. No one knows how semicolons actually work.