Thinking about long distance relationships makes you sympathize toward the people who are part of it. The thought of staying apart from your other half might also give you chilling sensations. But what science has proven is that the long distance couples are actually happier than the geographically close couples in many ways.
Researchers at a University in Hong Kong have proved that the long distance relationship greatly enhances the communication between two partners. The major problem that the geographically close couples these days face is that they take the communication with their partner for-granted. Long distance couples are aware of the importance of communication. It is well said that the communication is a paramount to build intimacy between the partners. You beleive in talking it over. Both the partners show involvement in the relationship, because the importance of the partner is known to them. The communication between you and your partner becomes sacred. You jump with excitement every time you hear their voice.
YOU START APPRETIATING THE SMALL MOMENTS
The long distance couples appreciate all the moments that they get to spend with their other half, be it talking to them after a long and a hectic schedule or getting to see them and meet them on the weekends. It helps you to appreciate and cherishes every moment of life. You stop taking things for-granted.
YOU TRUST YOUR PARTNER MORE
The knowledge that your relationship can sustain any hurdle if it survived long distance helps to increase the trust between partners. As much as it incresases the trust problems, it reduces the problematic conversations and makes your relationship strong. The trust grows exponentially in long distance relationships and it is believed that distance makes partners to grow fonder of each other.
YOU GET YOUR SPACE
The major problem that the geographically close couples go through is struggling to find themselves for the sake of their relationship. This is not the case with long distance relationships because it gives you immense time for yourself. You can do the things you like doing without having to ditch her plan. You have freedom and know how to balance your love and life very efficienlty. You are your own individual and you are not dependent on each other to an extereme limit. The relationship is stable and secure.You get to deal with the challenges that life throws at you, all by yourself.
ROMANCE NEVER GETS OLD
Your relationship never loses the charisma and spark. For long distance couples every meeting is like your first date. You plan meetings and the fun part of the relationship is always there. You start traveling more as you guy or girl becomes your destination. You start planning holidays with your other half which gives you an opportunity to explore the world. You start being creative and find innovative ways to be with your other half.
You are together because you two want to be together and the relationship is much more meaningful. Distance actually is not at all a bad thing.