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When Friends Let You Down: What to Do Next

Published: August 21, 2022 | Last Updated: August 21, 2022 By | Reply Continue Reading
When Friends Let You Down: What to Do Next

When friends let you down, it’s normal to feel hurt and disappointed

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How To Deal With A Flaky Friend

Published: March 6, 2022 | Last Updated: March 7, 2022 By | Reply Continue Reading
How To Deal With A Flaky Friend

Do you have an unreliable, flaky friend? It’s a pretty common complaint I hear about from readers and even among my own friends. And it’s something that often frays friendships and even ends them entirely. What is a flaky friend? A flaky friend is someone who tends to be unreliable and unpredictable. In short, you […]

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My Best Friend Will Not Be Coming To My Wedding

Published: October 21, 2021 | Last Updated: October 21, 2021 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
My Best Friend Will Not Be Coming To My Wedding

A woman is upset that her friend will not be coming to her wedding after a fallout two years ago and isn’t sure how she should respond.

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We planned a trip together and my friend seems to be backing out

Published: April 13, 2017 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

Two friends planning a trip together have a communication breakdown.

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A college reunion sparks a flame

Published: February 28, 2017 | By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

After attending a college reunion, a man tries to reconnect without success to someone he knew.

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My roommate read my private messages

Published: February 11, 2017 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels violated when her roommate and friend reads her private messages.

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Guess who’s coming to dinner?

Published: October 11, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

A woman is never sure whether a dinner date with a friend will include surprise guests.

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Key-Keeper Friends Who Watch Over Your Home

Published: August 25, 2016 | Last Updated: October 29, 2021 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
Key-Keeper Friends Who Watch Over Your Home

When you entrust a key-keeper friend or relative with your key to watch over your home, it comes with implicit obligations.

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I’m the depressed friend

Published: July 31, 2016 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A depressed friend feels her close friend wasn’t there when she needed her and wonders whether she should sustain the relationship.

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Stroke and friendship

Published: April 28, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A woman recovering from a stroke is “ghosted” by a friend who once was supportive.

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