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It forces you to work on communication, since that is all either of you have.
If the relationship was based on lust, one or both will more quickly lose interest.
There is less pressure to do anything for your partner that you don't feel comfortable doing yet.
Unless you travel to see each other a lot, it can be cheaper than going on dates.
It gives you plenty of time to yourself, so you don't feel smothered by your partner, as often is the case at the beginning of a relationship.1
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