Lovelorn Letters

Does a heartbroken girl need a therapist? Got an advice book for girlfriends of married men?

We get lots of mail and e-mail here at the family page, much of it lately on romantic dilemmas and some of it probably relevant to you or your loved ones. For example:

DEAR AMY: My teenage daughter broke up with her boyfriend, and she's taking it hard--like Fatal Attraction hard. She calls him, cries, sees him in school, cries, writes him, cries and just can't seem to get over it. Two of her girlfriends have told me she should see a therapist. I just wonder: What happened to working things out for yourself? Are we really helping kids by carting...

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