It’s a common 21st-century love story: Boy meets girl. Boy or girl gets a job offer in another city. The other person already has a job they love and decides to stay put. Pretty soon, boy and girl are conducting their courtship through text messages, e-mails, and weekend rendezvous courtesy of JetBlue.
Sound familiar? If you’re contemplating a long-distance relationship (LDR) or if you’re already in one, then here’s what you need to know to go the distance, literally and figuratively.