However, as technology has advanced, other ways of staying connected have popped up.
For example, couples can choose to message one another rather than wracking up money on their phone bills.
Certainly, you can write and call the person that has your heart.
There are now couple cams that you can use to keep your relationship strong as well.
There are several different options available, but they all allow people to see and talk to one another, despite the physical distance that remains between them.