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June 24, 2014 12:00 AM

Carolyn Hax: ‘Great friend’s’ wife makes a pass, but must that friendship suffer?

I have a great friend who I have kept some distance from, and sitting in my inbox is an email from him asking why. The truth is that his wife made a pretty blatant pass at me that I deflected and, well, there is a level of awkwardness around them that I just don’t want to have in a social setting, and it seems like inviting just him out doesn’t work.

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