I Live Timezones Away From My Love

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    :( She is 5 timezones

    and an ocean away.
    Jericho7 Jericho7
    36-40, M
    May 25, 2014

    5 Hours Difference

    I live in England, my love is in Florida. There's a whole ocean between us but not for long!
    sezziy sezziy
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 4, 2009

    9 Hours

    9 hours, that's our time difference. Its not horrible compared to 12+ but its hard. I've been in a long distance relationship with my now fiance for 7 years. We met in california where i live, he was the foreign exchange student from Germany. We met at the age of 16. A couple of...
    Mausi16 Mausi16
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 4, 2010

    16 Hours!! :(

    The sun is just peering over the mountains. The birds are singing and the squirrels bouncing to the new day. I look at my clock. It reads 7:00 AM. But for my love the sun has set four hours ago. It's 11:00 PM and she's in her pajamas getting ready to retire for the night. We live...
    8182miles 8182miles
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 9, 2011

    Not So Far But Far For Me....

    I live 3 timezones away from my love.... there is 3 and a half time difference....
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    21 Responses Jun 21, 2008

    -6 Hours, And I Consider Myself Lucky

    I consider myself lucky for a few reasons, the top couple are; I feel that it's probably more difficult to be the person in the advanced timezone. The restraint from contacting someone for most of your day (because they're sleeping or whatever reason) would be an intense...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 6, 2013

    7 Hours

    7 hours. It might not seem like much, but to mean it is the longest time in the world. Meaning that we are apart, that we aren't together. I know things could be a lot worse, but right now it feels like hell trying to deal with those 7 hours difference.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Sep 3, 2012

    How About 9 Time Zones???

    Hi, I live 9 timezones from my love.  9.5 hrs difference.  I won't be able to go see her for another 8 months since air plane tickets are expensive.  It's alreayd been two months and I never imagined it to be so difficult.  She's my first love, and it is...
    Mahdi Mahdi
    22-25
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2008

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