While a majority of long-distance relationships fail, there’re plenty of couples who tie the knot after a period of long-distance courtship. What separates these success stories from the rest? What are the secrets to a happy long-distance relationship? Today, we called upon several wives who got married after a long-distance relationship and asked them to share their keys to their success.
1. “I never missed ‘good morning’ and ‘good night’.”
“Because we were physically apart, I tried to maintain a degree of closeness in spirit. It was very important for us to be in constant contact,” tells a woman in her late 20s. Even if you are swamped at work, and even if you don’t have anything to report, having daily communication will bring some normalcy to a strained relationship.