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Advice Goddess
Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:00 am
Last week, my girlfriend was all annoyed about something (something relatively unimportant). I’m normally not a bad listener, but I was getting stressed out just hearing about this. I blurted out, �
Advice Goddess
Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:00 am
 I’m trying to take a break from dating and work on myself because I keep ending up with really jerky guys. I’m an extrovert – very social and outgoing – and I find it hard to just chill
Advice Goddess
Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:00 am
I have a great circle of female friends, but one of “the group” has a way of making backhanded comments about my appearance that make me feel bad about myself. Her latest topic is my breasts and h
Advice Goddess
Thursday, June 18, 2015 12:00 am
 I’m just out of a bad relationship and ready to start dating. I recently met a guy I liked at the mall. There was definitely a physical attraction and we had a lot in common, but not an hour a
Advice Goddess
Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:00 am
My girlfriend always cries that she’s “broke.” I just ended up buying her groceries and paying to have her car fixed, and then I discovered by accident that she’d recently paid hundreds of dol
Advice Goddess
Thursday, June 4, 2015 12:00 am
 My fiance is good friends with his ex-girlfriend from college. (We’re all in our 30s.) She isn’t a romantic threat, but she’s become a source of stress. Long before I met my boyfriend
Advice Goddess
Thursday, May 28, 2015 12:00 am
A year ago, a co-worker I had a crush on made moves on me after hours at work, and we stopped just short of having sex. I saw him as a potential boyfriend, and I emphasized that I was not interested i
Advice Goddess
Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:00 am
 I’ve been dating this guy long distance for six months. He’ll often fail to return texts for an entire day or even a few days. I keep breaking up with him, but he keeps apologizing, acknowle
Advice Goddess
Thursday, May 14, 2015 12:00 am
My girlfriend of a year is 51 and lovely in most areas – except one: She often passes gas and recently started belching audibly. She is a psychotherapist, dresses nicely and has a great figure. Howe
Advice Goddess
Thursday, May 7, 2015 12:00 am
 I read your manners book and loved it. I just feel that for most men chivalry is dead. Maybe feminism killed it, and maybe men have just gotten lazy. Well, I was staying over at a (platonic) mal

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