'I'd been in hospital for ten days - I thought it was heart problems but it turned out to be a hiatus hernia.
So I couldn’t help but cry as I watched the movie while sitting next to my boyfriend who lives 2500 miles away from me.I don't want them to do the same thing to other people. Though many have complained that they found it hard to empathize with the human-operating system relationship the movie depicts, I found the film all too real because it embodied the worst parts of a long distance relationship.Police found 3,000 images of the most serious indecent category among his 12,578-strong stash after his arrest.But Merritt's lawyer Michael Shaw said: "Nobody could have done more since the arrest in December 2014 to try and redeem himself." Merritt has recently got a new job and his employers are willing to stand by him if he avoids prison.Judge Anthony Pitts told him: "You are obviously an intelligent, capable individual and fully aware of your situation and the seriousness of the matters you have been charged with and pleaded guilty to."It seems to me you behaved as well as you could in the circumstances by co-operating with the police, allowing your computer and memory sticks and things of that kind to be looked at and not trying to hide them."Southwark Crown Court heard Merritt and the boy started talking via Skype on April 3, 2013, when Merritt claimed he was 25 and gave his fake alias of Karl Burnham.The female cadet at the centre of the scandal says it resulted in her being bullied out of the military and her dream job.In an exclusive interview with the ABC's 7.30 program earlier this week, Kate said she was determined to pursue a military career even after she went public about her ordeal.In an increasingly global job market, more relationships have to go the distance, but, friends assured me, it was easier than ever thanks to technology.Before he moved, we had joked that those i Phone commercials showing couples sharing intimate moments as they Face Time from opposite ends of the world would be our lives.