Hi Christie, What do you think about starting something with someone who is long distance? On paper, he is exactly the type of person I am looking for, spirituality wise, everything. What are your thoughts? Is it a good idea to get involved with someone who lives far away, or not?
Long Distance Dating: Good Idea, or Not? - Christie Hartman, PhD
I have seen a lot of interesting questions about dating and the internet. So here is mine: How do you know if this guy that talks to you on the phone for hours every day…and lives overseas…is for real?!? I, like most women, think we have guys figured out but are so wrong most of the time. Keep in mind this is an international relationship and not the boy who lives 30 minutes away and I can meet him anytime. Because believe me, there are people overseas who are out to scam you out of your money, and you should be aware of that. I remember one nice Midwestern man calling American Singles customer service where I was working in to complain about a Russian woman he had met on the site.
How Do You Know If It’s Worth It To Try a Long Distance Relationship?
Last month, I told you about an amazing, foot-popping first-date kiss. Normally, I'd put a check mark in the awesome-first-date-but-clearly-going-nowhere-so-move-on-pronto column, but there's something special about this guy. So I've found myself in a new and unusual situation, one where I am trying to get to know someone despite the distance. I'll admit, I'm learning as I go. But here's what I've figured out so far in our two-month communication—and from Google, of course.
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