The degree completed. The packing-up, the selling-off, the giving to charity, the tearful moments and the closing of utility accounts and more are all done. Andrea has said a fond farewell to good friends and family to live in Ireland and continue this adventure.
This time last year I was planning a similar trip to San Diego with one notable exception, I knew I was coming back to a job, to a house etc. Andrea is taking a much bigger chance.
Andrea will descending from 38000 feet after an 11 hour flight to arrive at Dublin Airport on Saturday December 30th and we’ll begin life as a ‘normal’ couple.
Things that make long-distance relationships easier (in no particular order)