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Dear Prudence: Help! My husband had a decade-long affair with his aunt — starting when he was 16

Emily Yoffe, a.k.a Prudence, answers readers’ burning questions.

Dear Prudence,
When my husband was 16, he began an affair with his aunt, his mother’s brother’s wife. 1,578 more words

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Dear Prudence: Help! I 'played doctor' as a kid and my fiancee thinks it was abuse

Q. How Do You Stop a Witch Hunt?: Recently I told my fiancée, Carrie, that as a very young child I “played doctor” with Leigh, a close family friend my age. 1,841 more words

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Dear Prudence: Help! My father was murdered, and my uncle may be the killer. Should I tell the police?

Emily Yoffe, a.k.a Dear Prudence, answers readers’ burning questions.

Dear Prudence,
My father was murdered over 30 years ago when I was 6 years old. His murder was never solved or investigated, to my knowledge, although his death certificate lists his cause of death as a homicide. 1,688 more words

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Dear Prudence: Help! I got my first big promotion by sleeping with my boss. Does this diminish my career?

Emily Yoffe, a.k.a Dear Prudence, answers readers’ burning questions.

Q. Grandma’s Career Secret: I’m incredibly proud of my career. I’ve worked hard for four decades and reached the upper echelons of my profession. 1,851 more words

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Dear Prudence: Help! How does a recently divorced man play the field without being a cad?

Advice columnist Emily Yoffe answers readers’ burning questions.

Dear Prudence,
After a decade in a tough marriage, I’m a recently divorced man. When we separated my ex and I agreed we would see other people, and I dated several women casually. 1,578 more words

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Dear Prudence: My husband’s friend drew male genitalia on our wedding guestbook

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below.

Emily Yoffe: Good afternoon, everyone. 2,511 more words

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