When someone is consistently mean to you, and you say "if you keep being mean to me, we might have to break up," may I humbly suggest that you are not The Problem.
It's that time! Sex, breakups, saying no to stuff you don't wanna do, red flags, Darcying
Search strings, snap judgments. Comments are on, for a change!
"Tell me your phone number and exactly where you live so I can judge if you are a SERIOUS STUDENT." Yikes.
It is okay to enjoy slightly different vacationing rules than other people.
Death comes for us all, but we don't have to like it.
"False Spring" in Chicago, is that wedding bells I hear?
Don't let a side quest for understanding get in the way of doing - or demanding - care and kindness.
To avoid the trap of trying to satisfy a group member who can never be satisfied, think about what you owe everybody else.
"Oh, we just tell people my partner is dying for funsies, that way we can hear all about yoga, religion, and diets in excruciating detail, I love getting medical advice from non-doctors!"