Abigail Van Buren

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.

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Dear Abby: Classmate won’t stop bullying despite pleas from her friend

Dear Abby: I’m writing because I see a lot of bullying going on at school.

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Dear Abby: While wife’s sex drive races, husband is stuck in neutral

Dear Abby: I’ve been married almost four years.

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Dear Abby: New house responsibilities put wife down in the dumps

Dear Abby: My husband decided to buy a house.

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Dear Abby: Widower in new relationship is shunned by sisters-in-law

Dear Abby: My wife of 43 years died nine months ago after losing her four-year battle with cancer.

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Dear Abby: Ex-wife’s anger at her friend’s betrayal spills over to daughter

Dear Abby: My ex-husband had an affair with a woman who was one of my dearest friends.

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Dear Abby: Wife used to swinging free now feels one string attached

Dear Abby: My husband and I have been into swinging for 20 years.

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Dear Abby: Family nanny is conflicted about exposing dad’s bias

Dear Abby: I am a full-time nanny for a family with two children, ages 7 and 9.

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Dear Abby: Give everyone a chance to taste teachers’ potluck specialties

Dear Abby: I have been a teacher for many years, and several times a year I encounter a dilemma I hope you can finally solve for me.

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Dear Abby: Mother can give away baby clothes or donate for tax break

Dear Abby: My friend recently had a baby and could really use my daughter’s old clothes, as our girls are only a year apart and I have saved practically everything.

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