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How much food to serve oneself when meal is of several appetizer-size dishes.

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Friend’s mom lifts her off the ground as a regular greeting.

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Showing photos or searching the web takes over every meal.


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Reader can’t seem to find the right food to please them, either at home or when dining out.

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Mother-in-law’s inappropriate comments were told to mom in confidence.

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Reader has serious reaction after one meeting and wants to avoid further contact.

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There are plenty of other spots, but time and again reader is blocked from entry or exit.

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Grandmother refers to all female friends of granddaughter in the same way.

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Educator wants a snappy response to people who insult profession.

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Reader wonders about custom of men greeting women with a kiss on the cheek.

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The friend is also the boss and complains that her salary is lower than the temp’s

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Older woman shames young man for not walking 15 feet to help her into the restaurant.

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Waitress, carrying several drinks, pulls beer bottle out from under her arm.

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Reader is asked about where the items come from but would rather not say.

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Reader is tired of how a charity’s financial supporters label being honored.

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‘Home hospitality’ stay was micromanaged. Should the reader warn future guests?

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Waitress offers to split the bill, and reader accepts. Friend says accepting was rude.

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After she brings him a lunch forgotten at home, he expects regular delivery.

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Strangers make sexist comments, and he doesn’t know how to respond.

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17-year-old wonders about whether girlfriend will get bored when the mystery is gone.

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