The Long-Distance Relationship Survival Guide

Secrets and Strategies from Successful Couples Who Have Gone the Distance
Product Number: EB00166087
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307809032
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
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Description

Skyrocketing phone bills. Layovers and missed flights. Countless hours spent pining, worrying, and wondering, Why do we do this to ourselves? Long-distance love can be one challenge afteranother, but as most committed couples will tell you, the rewards well outweigh the stresses. In this sensitive yet sensible guide, long-distance veterans Chris and Kate provide strategies for making the distance seem shorter and outline eight essential skills for relationship success: -Communicating effectively -Establishing mutual goals and expectations -Dealing with issues of trust, fidelity, and independence -Having fun in spite of the distance -Managing time, schedules, and stress -Keeping the relationship real -Balancing sex and emotional intimacy -Making the transition to same-city livingBased on interviews with more than 100 couples and packed with knowledgeable tips and honest advice, THE LONG-DISTANCE RELATIONSHIP SURVIVAL GUIDE proves that, with patience and dedication, a loving relationship can not only survive but also thrive across the miles. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Original Publish Date: Jan 04, 2012

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