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ok i met this girl when i was 15 in hawaii but she was 12. she came on to me! she lives in a different state than me tho. So here i am a year later (16 and 13) and we have been talking for about a year maybe little more and we really like each other. our parents have no clue and some how we manage to talk every night for around 2 hours we really miss each other, shes very mature, and i duno what to do. is there anyway that this teenage love story can have a happy ending? help me please!
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Well, you're long-distance and there is also a fairly big gap in age and experience. How did you two meet? For how long did you get to know each other in person?

Personally, I have a hard time getting to know someone enough to say that I "love" them if we haven't seen each other in person very much. Also, getting to know someone over the Internet is very different from being in the same room and feeling how compatible you are in that situation. Some people come across very, very differently in text, and you may be surprised at how it contrasts with how they are in person.

It's ok to have feelings for someone, but in a practical sense I don't know how committed you are to having a relationship with someone you've only seen once in a year who lives in a different state. At your age, it'd be wise to go with the flow, and not let your expectations (of what love and dating "should" be like) limit how you approach dating.

disconnect and let me drift/until my upside down is right side *in*

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