DEAR ABBY: Six months ago, I got back in touch with a childhood friend who married at 17 and moved away.
DEAR ABBY: My sister and I recently found out (through the internet) that my mother and stepfather have filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
DEAR ABBY: I recently got married at the courthouse. We had been considering it for months. (A courthouse wedding doesn’t take a lot of planning.) We decided it was best for us and went for it.
DEAR ABBY: How should I tell my father that I have chosen a career he never wanted me to consider? I plan to become a police officer.
DEAR ABBY: I recently located a person I knew a long time ago who stole an expensive gold bracelet from me. I’d dated this guy for a while. He wore my bracelet, and I wore his.