Dear Prudence video: Long-lost father is in the next town.

I Think I’ve Found My Father. Should I Try to Contact Him?

I Think I’ve Found My Father. Should I Try to Contact Him?

Advice on manners and morals.
Oct. 15 2014 2:10 PM

Long-Lost Father in the Next Town

I’ve found my biological dad. Should I try to contact him?

Still courtesy of Slate.
Yoffe.

Still courtesy of Slate.

In this week's video, Prudie counsels a woman who thinks she's found her birth father—and he's not far from where she lives.

Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.