That means even if there's a party happening, finals are coming up, or taking a nap sounds way more appealing, no one can bail.
Even if it only lasts 10 minutes, they never break a date. They met through their You Tube channels and thier friendship blossomed into something more.
I've seen a lot of my other friends try to do the long distance thing and fail, so I asked Ruth her secret.
Or a couple might be in a commuter marriage, conducting their long-distance relationship through phone calls and web cams.
Or an Indian engineer in Baltimore may log on to an Indian matrimonial site and find the woman of his dreams -- a dental student in Bangalore.
Some visit every weekend, others, every few months.
But on average, long-distance couples see each other 1.5 times a month, according to center statistics.
In 2005, roughly 3.6 million married people in the U. lived apart for reasons other than marital discord, the center estimates.
On average, couples live 125 miles apart, but some dwell on separate continents.Ruth studied abroad in Italy her junior year and while she was there, a cute Italian named Duccio coompletely swept her off her feet.When her fairytale semester came to an end, she couldn't bare the thought of not dating Duccio.Last week I talked about the unexpected work that goes into keeping a relationship strong.All of my friends have experienced different bumps in the road in their relationships, but I think my friend Ruth had it the hardest.How can an online relationship succeed when it’s missing a huge chunk of the process?