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Long Distance Relationships

  1. dating
    5 Tips for Making a Long-Distance Relationship WorkHow often should you text or talk on the phone? When should you visit each other?
  2. ask polly
    Ask Polly: ‘I Can’t Stop Being Angry at My Boyfriend for Moving Away’The story you’re telling yourself is inaccurate, and it’s hurting you.
  3. it’s complicated
    The Joys of the Part-Time Long-Distance RelationshipIt gives me just the right amount of space.
  4. science of us
    The Video Game That Got Me Through My Long-Distance RelationshipWhen I was at my loneliest, my boyfriend and I used our in-game characters to do all the things we couldn’t.
  5. it’s complicated
    The Awkwardness of Rekindling a Relationship From Opposite Sides of the CountryWe’d been long-distance the whole time we were dating, but I didn’t see all those miles as an issue until we tried to get back together.
  6. science of us
    Dating Long-Distance Means Learning a New Way to FightConflict is trickier when you and your significant other can’t resolve it face-to-face.
  7. what your therapist really thinks
    ‘Should I Cut Off Contact with My Crazily Compatible Ex?’Sometimes what feels like an impossible choice is really a false dichotomy, Lori Gottlieb writes in this week’s What Your Therapist Really Thinks.
  8. unwifeable
    Being Attached to Your Phone Can Save Your LDRWhether your partner is gone for one week or one year, this helps.
  9. love bites
    Most Long-Distance Couples Who Move to Be Together Don’t Make ItThere is apparently something to the absence-makes-the-heart-grow-fonder thing. 
  10. first person
    The Loneliness of the Long-Distance BreakupIt can be worse to never run into your ex than to see him all the time.
  11. love and war
    Could It Be That Long-Distance Relationships Are Actually Healthy? Sometimes, you have to not be there.
  12. sex lives
    Sexting’s Strange Paradox: It’s Just No FunHalf the people who send lewd messages are just not that into it. So why press “send”?
  13. ask google
    Is It Okay to Hate Foodies? Ask GoogleAnd what are the rules for oral sex reciprocity?