Dear Captain Awkward, So, I live in a small home with my boyfriend and one of our mutual friends. Before we moved in with said friend, we thought she was far cleaner than she actually is, as she often complained about her parents' cleanliness and messiness when she lived with them. Turns out, that is … Continue reading #973: Messy housemate blues with a side of bugs.
Hurricane Joaquin...everybody ok so far? Be okay. Greetings, My wife (Carole) and I (Clark) have four children and share our home with a childless couple (John & Priscilla) who I met in college. We've done so for roughly two years now with surprisingly little friction. Recently John talked to me about how he's come to … Continue reading #760 & 761: “Housemates: Can’t live with ’em, can’t fix ’em.”
Ahoy Captain, Several years ago my fiance and I started hanging out with a guy named Devon*. At the time we started hanging out with Devon he was having a lot of personal problems. He was living in a hotel that he could barely pay for, slept all day and stayed up all night, and … Continue reading #752: “My roommate is acting like my teenaged son.”