Category Archives: Direct Answers

Direct Answers – Weekly Relationship Advice Column

Direct Answers – For Whom The Bell Tolls

For Whom The Bell Tolls

My fiancé and I are getting married in a couple of months. There is a nine year age difference. I felt that worked well for us as I loved his maturity and focus on life goals. But doubts about the wedding are eating me up. We’ve planned our wedding off and on...
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Direct Answers – Wrongfully Convicted

Wrongfully Convicted

My wife and I have professional careers that demand a lot of our time. My wife is very social and is focused on her large family. I am also quite social, however, I do not have any family and rely more on a network of friends. Read more

Direct Answers – Doing The Math

Doing The Math

I am a foreign student. Days after I came to this country, I met an amazing man. I was suspicious at first, but after half a year as friends, I realized I was in love and we moved in together. A year later he proposed. Read more

Direct Answers – Breaking Tradition

Breaking Tradition

I am a follower of your articles because I think that you give honest answers to the questions given to you. My daughter, who is 30, is to be married next year. She is living in New Zealand, our homeland. I am her dad and have lived in Perth, Australia for eight years. Her mum...
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Direct Answers – Lawyer Time

Lawyer Time

My husband of 10 years is divorcing me. We have three young children. He says the past two years have been hard on him because I didn't care about him, which is a lie. I love him. I have always loved him. (more…)...
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Direct Answers – Horse Sense

Horse Sense

I’m a girl, 17, and I have known this guy my whole life. The boy I’m talking about is dealing with a lot right now. Four months ago his mom was diagnosed with breast cancer and recently started treatment. (more…)...
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Direct Answers – Meaningless Tears

Meaningless Tears

My daughter and her husband have been married seven years. Childhood sweethearts. They have a 6-year-old child. They own their home, are financially secure, everything looks good. A couple of days ago, my husband and I received an email from her telling us she has been in an affair for three years with a friend...
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