Does absence really make the heart grow fonder?

January 1998
Jet;01/12/98, Vol. 93 Issue 7, p16
Discusses the effect of separation on a couple due to job change, military commitment, educational quest or family obligation. Comments from psychotherapist Vesta Callender and Dr. Julia Hare.


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