Longterm friendships-like any other relationships that are important to men and women-sometimes hit bumps in the road. But when do you decide to bail out? That's what we discussed in this week's audio book club with Friend or Foe columnist Lucinda Rosenfeld. Which should serve as a reminder: e-mail Lucinda with all your friendship queries at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Did your best friend forget your birthday because she was on a three-day love bender with her new dude? How do you deal with it when a good friend and another good friend become close ... and start leaving you out? What's the best way to handle a wedding when you think your friend is marrying a total loser? Never fear. Friend or Foe is here to let you know the proper response.
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