Although they are adults and becoming more independent, it nonetheless means I won't be able to see them as often, to visit their homes as frequently, to just be with them from time to time. This will be a growing experience for all of us, and at times painful, as we know from past moves. Between flights back to the States I will be depending a great deal on phones, email and live net conversations, more than ever before. Thank you, Skype! When is close just too close, and at what distance is far too far?