Many of our most personal relationships are conducted virtually. Chat rooms and mobiles and emails.
It is so common now for a young person to be at home in her bedroom playing with her friends via the internet.
We have to ask how do we learn about relationships? By having them of course, when we have virtual relationships we miss a great deal. Body language can help so much.
How many times have you sent or received a text which has upset or annoyed you. If it had been said face to face body language would have showed you were only joking or teasing.