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Ask Amy: COVID concerns dominate relationships

Amy Dickinson, Tribune Content Agency on

But yes, you are being too judgmental. The pandemic has stolen so much from all of us; don’t let it take your friendship, too.

Dear Amy: I was laughing out loud as I read your response to “Wondering,” who was contemplating letting a near-stranger move into his home – and share his bed: “Nope. No, no, no. On the other hand: Maybe the pandemic has prevented you from attending live theater...” Thank you for that perfect and clever response to this man’s absolutely absurd proposed living situation.

– A Fan

Dear Fan: Thank you! As my friends in comedy say, “I’ll be here all week.”



(You can email Amy Dickinson at or send a letter to Ask Amy, P.O. Box 194, Freeville, NY 13068. You can also follow her on Twitter @askingamy or Facebook.)

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