Cereal and hot coffee are all early-rising houseguest needs

DEAR ABBY: A family member, “Bill,” likes to come visit in the afternoons and, because he’s not comfortable driving in the dark, he always plans to stay overnight.

Husband’s secret texting puts his wife on high alert

DEAR ABBY: I was recently told by a friend that my husband had sent her texts of an inappropriate and sexual nature.

Wedding invitations don’t need to include everyone at work

DEAR ABBY: I teach at a fairly small school. My grade-level teaching team consists of five teachers who work closely together.

Woman misses the affection that fiance shows to pets

DEAR ABBY: My fiance, “Bubba,” and I have a small disagreement that I would love your take on.

A house is worth having only if it feels like home

DEAR ABBY: I am 23 and my husband is 27. We’ve been married for two years.

Pregnant teen needs support and guidance

DEAR ABBY: My best friend from school is pregnant. Her baby’s father is practically nonexistent, and she has no other friends besides me and one other person.

Sleepwalker’s restless habit has turned into a nightmare

DEAR ABBY: I am engaged to “Tony,” whom I have known since first grade. We live with his mother under the same roof, but in separate rooms.

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