As we sat next to each other on her two-seated leather cushioned couch playing verbal ping-pong, we needed to hear those words. Well, really, he needed to hear them. Mentally, I was already there. I knew that if this was a forever thing like we were saying, something had to give. So, we sat on her couch arguing about a whole bunch of nothing. Maybe it wasn't arguing, but he would throw what he considered one of our biggest issues at me, then I'd swing right back with one of mine, and she sat there patiently, listening and observing.
6 Tips for Starting a Long Distance Relationship – How to Go About It!
Starting a Long Distance Relationship: What You Need To Know
In the modern world of gadgets and the existing pandemic, long distance relationships have become more and more common. Common but never easy! Only a few have gotten the hang of it and even fewer made it work long term.
My first boyfriend and I had hardly been in a committed relationship for more than two or three weeks before I moved out of state. If I could do it over again, I never would have started a monogamous, long-distance relationship within the same timeframe as moving to a new city. This is true of any relationship, but it becomes especially more pressing when the two of you are in different places. A phone call every night isn't going to be the same as having the person next to you, particularly when you are in the early stages of wanting to have sex anywhere, all the time.