Regardless of whether or not LDRs are worthwhile, the fact is that TCKs will most likely to continue to enter into long–distance relationships, as it is often unavoidable.One of the best authorities out there on relationship research is a website called by Dr.
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While the outcomes may be uncertain, there are multiple resources out there that try to make it a bit easier for you.
For instance, Sof R offers As I have mentioned, how we communicate (or at least the media available), allow for multiple ways to help people stay in touch—especially in digital age.
On a related note, however, it may simply be a case of quality of communication as opposed to instant gratification through the frequency of communicating.
For example, author Simon Garfled commented on a long–distance relationship between his 25–year–old son and a woman he met and liked while on holiday in Portugal, stating the intimacy withered because they stayed in touch by e–mail, not letter, he .
Tim Loving to the question of whether LDRs were rewarding.
In the end, he doesn't really explicitly conclude that they are or aren't, but they come with both positives (such as idealization and novelty), as well as challenges.
However, this is only true as long as LDR partners remained geographically separated.