Dear Prudence Live ChatFor Dec. 1, 2014.
Dear Prudence Live ChatFor Nov. 24, 2014.
Crowning AchievementPrudie advises a woman who wants her 13-year-old stepdaughter present when she gives birth.
Gut ShotWe just found out the midwives helping my wife give birth are rabid anti-vaccinationists.
Master of SexPrudie advises a man shocked at his rapid transformation from sexual zero to hero.
No DirectionMy husband’s spent our entire marriage writing a screenplay, and I’m fed up.
The VanishingPrudie advises a woman who can’t understand why she lost touch with a close friend.
The Right to Say I Don’tThe law finally allows me to marry my boyfriend—only he doesn’t want to.
Too Hot to HoldPrudie counsels a woman convinced her boyfriend’s good looks will doom their relationship.
MonsterKids from poorer neighborhoods keep coming to trick-or-treat in mine. Do I have to give them candy?
Oh, BoyPrudie counsels a letter writer whose sister dresses her 4-year-old son in pink tutus.
Hanky-Panky PoliticsI once had an affair with a man now running for office. Should I come forward?
No Son of MinePrudie advises a man who discovered his child by surrogate is not biologically his.
Twist and ShoutMy husband punishes our children far too roughly. What can I do?
Park the Car in ____ YardPrudie advises a Harvard student embarrassed to say the school’s name.
Nude BluesMy wife is always naked—and now she’s turning our children into nudists, too.
I Want to Spend Thanksgiving AloneHow do I tell people without provoking pity?
The Malevolent MenteePrudie advises a letter writer being blackmailed by a former intern.
Husband Who’s a Dancing FoolI can’t dance in public. But my husband makes fun of me for it.
Tabby TerminationPrudie offers advice on whether a cat too old to easily care for should be put down.
My Mom Is a MoochShe’s financially irresponsible and will go bankrupt without my help.
Rumor Has ItPrudie counsels a woman hounded by gossip that she secretly put a disabled baby up for adoption.
Ex-Wife Photo PurgeMy spouse wants me to delete every photo from my previous marriage.
Degree of DifficultyPrudie advises a letter writer whose fiancé is embarrassed about not having gone to college.
First and Only Love?Would it be foolish for me to marry the only man I’ve been serious with?
Terror Next DoorPrudie advises a letter writer whose husband is dangerously, violently obsessed with the neighbors.
Long-Lost Father in the Next TownI’ve found my biological dad. Should I try to contact him?
Getting Out of HandPrudie advises a woman whose 14-year-old son is pleasuring himself too much and in odd places.
Left Out by the GangOur friends all went on a trip without us. I never want to see them again.
Gone MomPrudie advises a woman who wishes to leave her young daughter and husband behind.