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Washingtonian – Bridesmaid Blues

Published: September 15, 2011 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading


Is being a wedding-day attendant causing you stress?
Take our expert advice on how to handle it-and strengthen your
friendship in the process.


Kay Steiger


If the popularity of the movie Bridesmaids is any
indication, it seems that this duty is a rite of passage for women-and,
increasingly, men. And like any rite of passage, it comes with its own
set of challenges.

"Participating in this experience can cement a friendship. To be
chosen is an expression of friendship, an appreciation of you," says
Irene Levine, a clinical psychologist who wrote the book Best Friends Forever and offers advice on The Friendship Blog.


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