Life Advice



Ask Amy: Guilt follows in wake of estrangement

Amy Dickinson, Tribune Content Agency on

I shared this girl’s concerns when I was her age, and I want to thank you for pointing out that she is not alone.

These things have a way of working out, in time.

– Been There

Dear Been There: Things do have a way of working out, but of course teens lack this important perspective.



(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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