Long-Distance Relationships

Do long distance relationships work?

They work if you make them work. The question is whether you want to have a job you don’t enjoy!

Can you love someone from a distance?

Anything we feel is an internal experience. A particular person can stimulate pleasant feelings no matter how far they are.

How do I make my girlfriend feel special in a long-distance relationship?

In any relationship, we want to feel close to the person we love both physically and spiritually. In a long-distance relationship where the physical proximity is not always possible, the spiritual closeness is the only way for us to feel connected.

Will my relationship work long-distance?

Despite the increased need for certainty, nobody knows how it will work out. Nobody needs to know neither. The only thing you can do is get clear on how you are feeling right now. If you are enjoying spending time with yourself and your separation is temporary then all is fair. If the separation is lasting longer than you would like, reassess. Whatever you do, be always honest and open about your feelings and consider those of your partner.

Why do most long-distance relationships fail?

Statistics can be fun to play with, but your relationship and your wellbeing are too special to base them on generalisations. The success of your relationship depends on your ability to trust your partner and being comfortable to share your feelings.

How do you stop talking to someone you love?

By telling them 🙂 In any relationship, there is a basic respect. In a long-distance relationship it can be very tempting to just hang up to escape the unwanted feelings. Just remember, that this is the person you love and care about, so just consider their feelings before you act on your emotions.

Is it bad to have a long-distance relationship?

A long-distance relationship is just that, a relationship between people who are not physically together. If you enjoy your personal space by yourself, then it can be quite convenient. If you desire physical touch, then you may want to find alternatives. Also, you don’t own a relationship. You are merely spending the time of your life with another.

How do I trust my girlfriend in a long-distance relationship?

Trust is taking a chance. You can increase your chances of being trusted by allowing her to open up and share her feelings without feeling judged.