Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.
Dear Abby: I am tired of taking a backseat to my boyfriend’s video game addiction.
Dear Abby: I was widowed seven years ago. When my husband died, I thought it was the end of my suffering.
The Teen booklet has been distributed in doctors’ offices and used to promote discussions by educators and religious leaders, as well as parents who find it hard to discuss these topics with their children.
Explain that you know they would not feed certain foods to a diabetic, and you need the same dispensation.
My daughter has graduated from high school. She had been in a residential treatment program for depression the year and a half prior to returning to this school. Her old friends had promised to be there for her when she returned.
We have three grandchildren and are due to make our annual visit. Two of the children are easy to plan for, and we have good relationships with them.
I’m in a relationship with my high school sweetheart, whom I truly love, but I am also crazy about my boss. She’s beautiful, funny, and to be honest, I jumped at my promotion so I could get closer to her.
My brother-in-law “Charles” has earned the privilege of being buried in a military cemetery. He lost his wife, “Claire,” to cancer 10 years ago; she is buried in their plot in the military cemetery with a headstone.
Dear Abby: I have a wonderful husband of 11 years and three children.
Her response – or lack of one – will tell you if she’s really interested.