DEAR ABBY: My husband and I were getting ready to leave after dinner at a restaurant we’ve patronized for 15 years.
DEAR ABBY: My husband has always had anger issues. Recently, they have progressed from targeting inanimate objects to targeting me.
DEAR ABBY: I am 15 years older than my boyfriend, “Spencer,” and have two kids from a previous marriage. Spencer and I have been living together for the past 10 years.
DEAR ABBY: As a child, I suffered a lot of abuse from my parents until I finally, at 13, opened up to a teacher.
DEAR ABBY: I have been married 14 years and have two children. The first three years of marriage were great. We both cared for and respected each other.