Author: Amy Alkon

Look who’s knocking

I’ve been with my boyfriend for 10 months, and we’ve been living together in his house for six. We have a reasonably happy, healthy relationship, except that he won’t give me a key to the house. He has “trust issues” and blames...

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Dead man squawking

My girlfriend’s best friend e-mailed me, asking if I weren’t with my girlfriend, would I consider dating her? I would, and told her so. Later, on the phone, I read the e-mail exchange to my girlfriend. She hung up on me and now...

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Schemed like a good idea at the time

I’m a 30-year-old guy. It’s always been against my rules to date someone from the workplace, but I let a good friend and co-worker fix me up with a really nice woman who also works for our company. “Sally” and I went on several...

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The way she herd it should be

My boyfriend’s best friends are all very close, as are their wives and girlfriends. While these women seem to like me, in a year, I have yet to grow close to any of them. Hence, I don’t get asked to the girls’ weekly Friday...

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A ruse by any other name

A ruse by any other name My girlfriend and I got together a few months ago, after I consoled her about some guy she became “obsessed with” who didn’t return her feelings. Today, I finally put two and two together, and figured...

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    March 18 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm
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    May 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    June 1 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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