The togetherness trap: Being joined at the hip isn"t always the path to happiness, in fact, giving your other half space is the secret of lasting…

The togetherness trap: Being joined at the hip isn”t always the path to happiness, in fact, giving
your other half space is the secret of lasting love

7:54 PM on 3rd October 2011

Nothing kills romance like living on top of one another

Experience: Nothing kills romance like living on top of one another

Sharing his passion: Petronella thought joining her partner on a mountain trek would bring them closer together - it didn

Sharing his passion: Petronella thought joining her partner on a mountain trek would bring them closer together – it didn”t (posed by models)

Happy together: Celebs like Jennifer Aniston, who has recently seemed to be inseparable from boyfriend Justin Theroux, reinforce the idea that couples must spend all their free time with one another

Happy together: Celebs like Jennifer Aniston, who has recently seemed to be inseparable from boyfriend Justin Theroux, reinforce the idea that couples must spend all their free time with one another

Living space: Happily together Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton have separate houses

Living space: Happily together Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton have separate houses