It's the things you think of when the strain of long distance is almost too much to bear that made you fall in love, like the romantic dinner he planned for your birthday, or the time she went skating with you even though she has no coordination on the ice.
Those memories are important, and distance doesn't mean you have to stop making them.
"I started seeing this guy who was from Hong Kong but living in New York for college.
I told my mom that that was the guy I was going to marry one day – that's how much he had me wrapped up.
Unlike video chatting, texting and phone calls don't reveal facial expressions and body language.
This lack of nonverbal cues can boost idealization of a partner since it leaves a lot to the imagination.
There are a million ways to get in touch with someone we're dating.