Dating and relationships statistics
Not only are they a pain to maintain, but they also tend to be destined for failure in the long run. There are many reasons why some relationships become long distance.
For instance, one or both partners may go away for military duty.
In fact, nearly a third of all people who claim they are in this type of relationship say these are college relationships.
Non-marital relationships are not the only ones in which long distance may be a factor.
Of course, not all long distance relationships will survive, but they are not any more likely to end in the demise than another kind of relationship.
Still, long distance couples have to make an effort when they want the relationship to last.
A couple that has been together but finds itself apart at some point will need to make some adjustments in order to make the relationship work.
It may be much easier for those who have webcams or other means of “seeing” each other to act out erotic fantasies or come up with creative ways of staying intimate no matter how far away they are from each other.
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Furthermore, keeping sexual intimacy alive is just as vital.
While this may seem implausible from a long distance, there are ways work on having sexual intimacy while couples are separated such as writing erotic letters.