Can This Friendship Be Saved?

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What Women Really Think
July 22 2009 10:07 AM

Can This Friendship Be Saved?

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 lucinda@imsohappyforyou.com .

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.

Jessica Grose is a frequent Slate contributor and the author of the novel Sad Desk Salad. Follow her on Twitter.

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