Tag: betrayal

An unexpected workplace betrayal

Published: March 7, 2017 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

Can a long-term friendship survive a workplace betrayal?

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Feeling betrayed and blindsided by a best friend who is a co-worker

Published: November 28, 2015 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

Feeling betrayed and blindsided by a best friend who is a co-worker.

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Betrayed by a friend

Published: May 16, 2015 | By | 19 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels betrayed by a friend who seized an opportunity before she did. Is that wrong? It depends.

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Is it okay to befriend your friend’s friend?

Published: April 2, 2015 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

.A blowup ensues when a woman gets together with her friend’s friend.

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Betrayal: My BFF ran off with my ex

Published: January 1, 2014 | Last Updated: April 9, 2024 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

How to cope after a soap-opera-caliber betrayal by a friend?

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Can a friendship overcome a terrible betrayal?

Published: February 28, 2013 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

Whether a friendship can survive after a betrayal depends on whether the friend who was betrayed is able to forgive.

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Is all fair in friendship and employment?

Published: September 8, 2011 | Last Updated: September 8, 2011 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Feeling betrayed by a friend who goes after the same job as you   QUESTION Hi Irene, I told a friend of 32 years (a woman who I am currently starting to date) about a job that I interviewed for and she tells me that she wants to go for the job because it sounded […]

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Friendship by the Book: A Q & A with Katie Lee, author of Groundswell

Published: July 14, 2011 | Last Updated: August 22, 2022 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

  Groundswell is Katie Lee’s first novel. This romantic story is about a struggling young screenwriter, Emma Guthrie, who is suddenly thrust into a world of wealth and celebrity when she falls in love with a dashing actor. Emma marries and seems to be living a fairy tale life until she accidently learns her husband, […]

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Yikes, an unsettling friendship: Just found out my fiancé’s ex and his sister are friends

Published: May 9, 2011 | Last Updated: May 14, 2020 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

QUESTION: Hi Irene, My fiancé and I have been together for five years and are very close to each other’s families. My brother-in-law passed away earlier this week and one of my fiancé’s ex-girlfriends showed up at the funeral home and the funeral to pay her respects. They were together for a substantial period of […]

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Friends: From almost-sisters to almost strangers

Published: April 13, 2011 | Last Updated: April 15, 2011 By | 14 Replies Continue Reading

QUESTION Dear Irene, My best friend of 18 years always called me "the sister she never had". We live in the same city and used to talk on the phone at least 5 to 10 times a day and got together frequently. About two years ago she and her husband began divorce proceedings. I tried […]

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