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Ask Amy: Advice for the real world
In the tradition of the great personal advice columnists, the Chicago Tribune's Dickinson is a plainspoken straight shooter who relates to readers of all ages. She answers personal questions by addressing issues from both her head and her heart. A solid reporter, Dickinson researches her topics to provide readers with informed opinions and answers.
Ask Amy: Advice for the real world Samples
DEAR AMY: My husband and I married in our mid-30s after we both had a number of serious relationships. We now have two great children ages 11 and 7 and I wonder: When is the best way to tell them their father was married before?
DEAR AMY: I recently found out that my roommate cheated on his girlfriend with one of our co-workers. When I confronted him about his unfaithfulness he was honest and forthcoming.
DEAR AMY: One of my female family members -- unmarried and in her 50s -- recently disclosed to our large family that she has been having an affair with a married man for 30-plus years. Her announcement was prompted by the recent death of his wife.
DEAR AMY: Five years ago a male cousin sexually abused a younger male cousin. The abuser was just released. Do you think it is appropriate for the offender to be invited? My concern is for the victim.
DEAR AMY: My wife and I are separating after 13 years of marriage. I believe her lack of interest in working on our marital issues is tied to the fact that there is someone else already in her life, who has taken her focus away from "us."
DEAR AMY: Today I received an email from my 28-year-old nephew, a young man I like very much. The email outlined Tom's participation in an excursion to two gay-unfriendly countries.
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