Are you in the middle or about to start a period of doing long distance with your partner? Are you worried communication will break down and the relationship is at risk of ending during this time? On this episode of Relationship Theory, Lisa and Tom Bilyeu sit down to discuss such matters and more as they reveal exactly what you must do to ensure your long distance relationship not only survives, but thrives. They discuss the unique challenges you’ll face while doing long-distance, why communication is key, how to make your time together special, and how to give the gift they want.
Distance | Lisa and Tom discuss the unique challenges of long-distance relationships. [1:12]
Communicate | Lisa and Tom discuss how communicating your needs is key. [5:20]
Special | Tom and Lisa talk about making the time you have together be special. [7:28]
Giving | Tom and Lisa discuss why you should give the gift they want. [12:18]
“When we were living apart at times for a month or two months, I just had to really, like — I would always think about you and write to you and write, just like, a lot, a lot, a lot to feel like I was talking to you, and to feel that connection, and to keep fanning those flames and that really worked…” [4:36]
“…give the gift that person wants, not the gift you would want.” [12:29]