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In it for the long haul

DNMUM431560 | 2/10/2019 | Author : Dyuti Basu and Yoshita Rao | WC :1318

At a time when life and love work at breakneck pace Dyuti Basu and Yoshita Rao report on what it takes to sustain long term relationships today

Long term relationships come with a caveat in invisible ink: This may take a while. For some, distance makes the heart grow fonder; while others have to rebel against families and all odds, which makes them grow closer. Marriage may take a while or not be in the cards at all.
According to life coach Khyati Birla, it takes a balance between comfort and spark for such long courtships to work. “In the fast-paced world we live in, there are several cases where staying together for a long period of time gives the couple a sense of comfort and familiarity,” she begins. “However, this may lead to a lack of spark and I have had found many couples going through problems because of this. Ultimately, it is up to the individuals - who ar
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