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Eight years together and he broke up with me

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, My boyfriend broke up with me a few weeks ago after being with me for eight years. He said that he does not see a future right now. I was taken by surprise because he has been treating me no differently since the day I met him. Weird thing is 24 […]

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My boyfriend won’t change his Facebook status

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, I’ve been dating my boyfriend for three months and I believe 3 months is good enough to determine if the other person is right for you. I seem to be more passionate in this relationship. I love him and am proud of showing our pictures together on facebook, but he’s showing […]

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My husband’s attitude is killing our relationship

Dear Dr. Patty Ann,   My husband of 10 years is being all that men usually complain about women. He nags me and the kids (2 girls ages 8 and 5) about neatness in the house, he is very into safety, quiet and what not. Things just have to be his way or else we […]

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I don’t know why the engagement of my boyfriend’s brother is bugging me

Dear Dr. Patty Ann,   I’ve heard you on a radio show a few times and I was curious to ask you a question. My boyfriend’s brother got engaged after being with his girlfriend for only a year and I have been with my boyfriend for 2.5 years. We live together and I don’t feel […]

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Depression is getting worse

Dr. Patty Ann, My fiancé and I have been together for 8 years. We’re still young (22 and 24) but it feels like we’ve been together forever. I’ve been in a bout of depression that’s gotten worse this year, and he was as well until he got a new job that he’s loving. Now that […]

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He can’t seem to move on

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, I live with a man whose wife died 4 years ago. I thought time would let him know he is still living. I find the more time goes on the more he seems to stay stuck in the past. He can’t seem to move on. I have been with him 2 […]

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Mother in Law Problems

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, How about mother in law problems? In 18 years my husband has not stuck up for me and she can be nasty, telling me I need to get a job with benefits cuz he’s self employed, that I resent that he has a mother & I don’t (my mom died when […]

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Weekend Arguments

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, My wife and I are always arguing over what to do on the weekend. I like to stay home and watch sports on TV and my wife would prefer we go out for dinner or socialize with friends. Can you help us resolve these fights once and for all? -Weekend Fighters […]

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Infidelity on Facebook

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, My husband is spending an awful lot of time on the Internet, specifically on his Facebook page. When I ask him who he is talking to, he tells me just some “old” friends I don’t know. I’m starting to get really worried and I think he is having an affair. What […]

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When should significant other meet my kids?

Dear Dr. Patty Ann, My kids are 5 and 6 years old, the oldest a girl, the youngest a boy. Their Dad left us four years ago, the dirtbag. Forget him, my question is this, there is this great guy I met and we have gone on four dates by ourselves so far. We are […]

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