Long distance online dating success stories
Now, with me working from home, while he hunts for a job in London, we are often together almost 24 hours a day. Thanks to the rise of internet dating, cheap travel and a global job market, more and more couples are conducting their relationships from afar, sometimes hundreds, if not thousands, of miles apart.
We regularly spent up to two months apart, communicating only by phone or internet.‘Humans are social creatures who, ultimately, want to be with their nearest and dearest.It’s as simple as how wonderful it is to be able to wake up with someone and have a cuddle.You can’t stay in the courting stage for ever.’Ah, yes, the lovely, protracted courtship stage: one of the few upsides of being in a long-distance relationship.When you live far from your partner, your relationship remains in the honeymoon period.
He wanted to experience living in London, and found it easier to cut ties than I would have done (and there’s always Skype and Facebook to help him keep in touch with loved ones), but I do feel a big sense of responsibility to make sure he’s happy here, and to help him find work and build a life.‘When you’re in a long-distance relationship, you don’t have time to argue, because you can’t afford to lose precious time together,’ continues Marshall. What generally happens is that people bury stuff, which isn’t healthy.