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Advice Goddess
Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 12:00 am
 I try to be direct, but my girlfriend often sees this as meanness. For example, when we’re out to dinner, she sometimes takes forever to order when the server is standing right there. I’ll c
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 12:00 am
 I just had the humiliating experience of being dumped via email. I’d been seeing the guy for three months. Just days before, we had a romantic date and he kept saying things like “We’re so
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 12:00 am
 I’m a woman in my early 30s. I was one of the employees who got laid off after my employer lost a big account. I’ve found a new job, but it’s not on my career path and it pays terribly. St
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 12:00 am
My married friend just had a baby and posts what’s essentially the same “Look how cuuute!” shot on Facebook several times daily. Beyond finding this annoyingly boring, I’m 32 and unhappily sin
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 12:00 am
 My boyfriend and I are spending Christmas with his family. I like them and get along well with them. However, they’re very religious, and he wants me to join them in going to holiday church se
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 12:00 am
Is it okay to keep your income a secret from someone you’re dating? I recently started seeing a girl I work with (at an advertising company). She believes women at our company get paid less on avera
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 12:00 am
 My roommate’s girlfriend is unemployed and just hangs around our place all week, even when he’s at work. (She has her own place but is never there.) She’s very wasteful with our utilities.
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 12:00 am
You printed a letter from a guy who doesn’t want to be a father and wanted to know how to be sure his girlfriend is on birth control. You said, “The single worst form of birth control is trusting
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 12:00 am
 Last year, after I split up with my girlfriend, the law firm I worked for went belly up. I haven’t been on a date all year. Friends try to set me up, and I keep giving excuses for why I can’
Advice Goddess
Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 12:00 am
This adorable, smart, funny guy I’m dating was clean-shaven when we first met, but for the past three weeks, he hasn’t shaved much. He has this really weird facial hair pattern (like patches on hi

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