Andre and Kris seemed to think she was there for the long haul.
However, it is important to determine whether you will be making your own food for the long haul as opposed to a short-term measure, perhaps due to a health crisis.
Randy and Jen made a great pair and Dean knew it would all work out in the long haul.
Being in a relationship with someone who's not in the relationship for the long haul hurts.
The bottom line is that the South Beach diet can be a good, common-sense system if you have the discipline, which has an edge over the competition in that it promotes healthy eating that is realistic for the long haul.