Wife resents husband favoring brother

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married for 12 years. Things are generally good, but we keep having the same old argument related to his little brother. They have a close relationship,...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Man is seeking commitment

DEAR ABBY: What are your thoughts about having a sex-only arrangement with an ex? Most of the women I’ve dated have contacted me after the relationship was over hoping to have...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Caregiving is focus of survey

DEAR READERS: The departments of psychiatry and medicine at Tufts Medical Center want to learn more about the impact caregiving has on family members and friends of people who have been diagnosed...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Sibling sees signs of abuser in teen

DEAR ABBY: When I read the column about the warning signs of an abuser in your archives, I was scared to realize that my older brother is one. He has most of the qualities you pointed out except...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Shy addict flounders in dating pool

DEAR ABBY: I’m a 28-year-old male who has never had a girlfriend or a meaningful relationship. I’m well-educated, nice-looking and have a good sense of humor. But I get shy and nervous around the...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Kiss puts marriage on shakier ground

DEAR ABBY: I may be having a midlife crisis. I’m not happy in my marriage and haven’t been for quite some time. I pray every night that my husband will find someone else so he will leave our...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Son mired in grief after dad’s death

DEAR ABBY: It has been a little over two years since I lost my father to leukemia. The progression of his illness and death was rapid and unforeseen. It has been a tremendous emotional strain on...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Wedding planning causes rift

DEAR ABBY: My 38-year-old daughter is being married this summer. This is her first marriage, and we are planning the wedding. She has never planned a big event like this before, and every...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Teen lets her temper spoil fun

DEAR ABBY: I’m a 15-year-old girl. I’m a fun person to be with, and I love spending time with my friends and family. But one thing sometimes ruins it. I have a bit of a temper and some anger...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Friend doesn’t share same desire

DEAR ABBY: I have been best friends with “Mickey” for about five years. We spend every day together and go out to dinner/movies/events, etc. He sleeps over at my house, and I cook for him almost...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Introvert slow at fitting in at new job

DEAR ABBY: I started a new job a month ago. It’s a well-paying job at a great company. My problem is I’m an insecure introvert. Making friends has always been hard for me. At this new job, my desk...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

Wife finds extra lingerie in bed

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married 31 years. We have four lovely children and seven grandchildren. I went to visit a friend out of state for a week. After I returned home, I went to...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2019 | COLUMN: Dear Abby

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