Most people are very skeptical when it comes to commenting on long-distance relationships. They believe that it is not possible to continue a relationship while living so far away from each other or that such relationships are bound to go down in flames. Comic artist Tabby (of tabrakadabra) believes otherwise. She drew a series of drawings showing the sadness and happiness that comes from being in a long-distance relationship like hers.
So the following are a series of cute illustrations for anyone who is in a similar situation and is struggling to keep their relationship afloat, or for anyone who believes true love is possible even when youa��re miles apart.
1. These illustrations show what ita��s like to have your first video call with your partner and how nerve-wracking it can be!
2. Here the artist has drawn the first time she and her boyfriend expressed their feelings for each other and how she was unsure about it at first.
3. This comic strip shows what ita��s like to have small gestures done by your partner that you initially didna��t want them to do but secretly really appreciated.
4. The artist has depicted the nervousness of the very first time she was about to meet her boyfriend in the following strip.
And how she could not get any sleep the night before he arrived!
5. She has drawn the excitement that she experienced the first time she saw him and how she may have elbowed people in her hurry to get to her boyfriend!
6. The first time she hugged her partner and how it made her feel.
7. This comic is about the artist showing her boyfriend around the city and how he being there with her changed everything.
8. This shows the artist eating out and then falling asleep and how these little things matter to her so much more.
9. Here she shows how ita��s difficult for her to be completely comfortable around her partner and how he gives her the confidence to be herself.
10. She has illustrated the day her boyfriend departs and how emotional it is to say goodbye to him.
She realizes she is alone again and everything is back to how it was.
11. Finally now that she is alone again she feels bored but lights up once she gets a call from her partner and this shows his commitment to their relationship.