When you live on a tiny island like Manhattan, the odds of bumping into the one who broke your heart are incredibly high.
Odds: probability 可能性,(和数字连用)。 The odds are…
bump: 撞、击 I bumped my head.
Bump into somebody: 与某人偶遇。
I bumped into that girl.
Heart-breaking experience 令人心碎的经历
Guy: I’ve never loved you.
Girl: Stop it! You are breaking my heart.
Incredibly high: incredibly 难以置信的。
The odds of bumping into him when you look like shit are even higher.
feel like shit: 感觉糟糕极了。
I feel like shit this morning.
你的女朋友说你又没房子，又没车子，我干嘛要跟你。你就可以大胆地说： Enough! You are making me feel like shit.
After a break-up, certain streets, locations, even times of day are off-limits.
Break-up. 分手。We broke up. 我们分手了，不在一起了。
Off limits ： 禁止入内。 Limits: 限度， within limits 在合理限度之内。Off limits： 限度之外，
The city becomes a deserted battlefield loaded with emotional land mines.
Desert: n. 沙漠
battlefield = battleground 战场
You have to be very careful where you step or you could be blown to pieces.
Blow to pieces, 炸得粉身碎骨