Love is timeless, but it is also majorly affected by the times we live in. Take technology and dating apps for instance. While it makes it a lot easier to learn more about the mystery guy you’re meeting for a first date, or keep the connection strong with your love when he or she is far away, it’s also fair to say that it’s probably ruining love and here are a few reasons how!
It’s Not Natural
According to a study done by Brigham Young University, for men, “too frequent texting is associated with lower relationship quality.” For women, “using text messages to apologize, work out differences or make decisions is associated with lower relationship quality.” Although the study found that expressing affection through text enhances the relationship, nothing compares to hearing your partner’s voice, hanging out in person, and taking the quality time to connect in a deliberate, organic way.