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My husband and I recently chaperoned a five-day high school trip. The daughter of some friends was one of the students. She has had a contentious relationship with her parents, and was distant with us and the other chaperones.
Will his student loans sink their comfortable future life?
My boyfriend participates in the Renaissance Faire. He enjoys this greatly, and doing so has greatly enhanced his self-esteem. However, what this means for me is that from October to April, his life is pretty much that.
As a man with an overweight girlfriend, I feel a bit demonized by your column and advice. Me, I’m small and healthy. I saw her pictures online and knew she had some weight on her, but she was appealing enough.
DEAR CAROLYN: My fiancée has a large social network predating our relationship, which I am learning to navigate. Over the course of the past few years, I have attended almost every dinner, party and other outing with my spouse-to-be and have been outgoing with all of her friends. As a result, I have always been greeted warmly by them.
Teen claims stepsister is intentionally wearing her clothes.
I grew up in a family where I was taught to say “I’m sorry” after having a fight with someone, and to identify the part of the fight where I did wrong. I learned to believe that there is almost always something BOTH sides could apologize for – and that I should generally apologize proactively to help ease the way.
DEAR CAROLYN: I get you are a strong believer of the be-content-with-yourself theory of singlehood. What I am not getting is when someone is longing for a baby, we get this and understand if they skip other peoples baby showers, etc. We can understand their pain. When someone is single and longing for a partner, we assume something is wrong with them for craving something outside themselves. Your advice has really followed these lines and I dont see the longing as all that different. Please explain.