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A Long Distance Relationship – Can You Make It Work?
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A Long Distance Relationship – Can You Make It Work?

When you are in love, your emotions are all over the place. We might wish that being in love could always be easy, but it’s not. We have to take the good parts with the bad. There are going to be challenges to get past in any relationship. This is especially true when you are in a long distance relationship.

Long distance relationships are becoming very common these days. Many couples in this type of relationship survive it very well, while others just can’t make it work. The distance between you can become a huge factor that many people just can’t overcome. It isn’t easy to be a romantic duo when you can’t be together very often. I have a few tips that may help you out:

Keeping A Long Distance Relationship Together

· Maintain Good Communication – It’s necessary for you and your boyfriend/girlfriend to keep in touch with each other regularly. Sharing the small details of your lives will help you bond more tightly with one another. Even people who are able to see each other a lot need good communication, right? It’s even more critical if the two of you are apart most of the time.

· Be Loyal and Faithful To Each Other – A big challenge in a long distance relationship is that sometimes we can to be tempted to cheat. We all crave affection and intimacy from our partner and when they are far away it’s easy to be tempted at times to get intimacy somewhere else. If you really want for you and your partner to make it, you have to resist the temptations. Better yet, keep away from situations that could make you tempted to do things that will damage your relationship.

· Learn To Trust – It’s common in any relationship to have issues with trust. This can be magnified when you don’t get to see one another much. Your mind can wreak havoc if it starts imagining what he or she could be doing. You have to be able to trust your partner if you want things to work out between the two of you. Unless you have a real, concrete reason not to trust them, have faith that your partner is being honest with you.

When you have someone special in your life, it makes you happy and the world seems a brighter place. We are built to desire to have relationships that bring meaning to our lives. It’s so very satisfying to share life’s events with someone you care about, isn’t it?

A long distance relationship can be really difficult to maintain. If you want both want to, you can make it work. When you love each other, you can overcome the obstacles together and keep the relationship strong.


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Thanks Cynthia! Much appreciated

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  about 8 years ago

Good advice! Nice article.

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