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Ask Assumpta: Lonely and Looking For Decent Friends Outside of the Pub

I have just one friend and we don't have that much in common. She likes to drink and makes fun of me because I don't. I really want to make new friends.

Sleeping With Guy For Four Months But Don't Know If We Are In A Relationship Or If It's Just Casual

I've been sleeping with this guy for months but I don't know if we're in a relationship. I'm mad about him.

Just Can't Get Over Him: I'm Stalking Him On Facebook

I can't accept it's over with my ex. I read his Facebook and Instagram pages every day - how can I get over him?

My Friend Dumped Me Over A Guy: Should I Give The Friendship Another Go?

My friend dropped me over a guy. She was patronizing and rude but now I'm wondering if I should give the friendship another try?

Unhappy at College

I'm unhappy at college, finding it difficult to make new friends and worried about letting my mother down. I feel like I'm throwing away a great opportunity.

Boyfriend Is Serial Cheater. We're Going To Different Colleges, Should I Finish With Him?

My boyfriend has cheated on me, tried to involve me in sexual situations I'm not comfortable with and now I think he'll cheat again. Should we stay together?

Best Friend Has A New Boyfriend, Keeps Trying To Involve Me In Everything They Do

My best friend has a new boyfriend and keeps trying to involve me in everything they do, bring me on their dates and fix me up with his friends.

I keep my private life to myself in work: now I'm nervous about telling colleagues I'm engaged

I'm a very private person and don't really talk about my personal life at work. Now I'm engaged and worried about how to tell everyone.

Friend mean with money, never even gave me a wedding present.

"I got married last year, and my friend, Carol, came to our wedding. She's tight with money and is one of only two guests who gave us nothing, even a year later."

Ask Assumpta: How can I motivate myself to finish my thesis?

I'm in the middle of writing my masters thesis (well trying) that's due at the end of the summer but I have no motivation at all. I've tried working at home and in the library and I just can't get work done, especially with the great weather we've been having.

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