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My father, who was 47 at the time, invited Beth, then 23, to spend the summer in the Maine lake house he and I had fixed up the summer before. […] Read More One night, as a friend and I were headed to a bar to see someone I had met on a dating app, she asked, “What do you tell these guys? “I have cancer so if you want to hang out, act now! My sister and brother have had stable, well-paid jobs for the last eight to 12 years. It’s […] Read More When it came to romance, Karen Soltero adhered to two strict guidelines: “Don’t get involved with someone whose hair is nicer or longer than yours, and don’t date anyone you could have potentially given birth to.” So in April 2018, when Ms.
” reads the first […] Read More Image Credit Brian Rea When I told Howard that we should meet again in five years to see if we were meant to be together, I thought I was just being practical. We thought his tabby coloring was unique, but we later found his look-a-likes around the corner, at shelters, online. I, on the other hand, have struggled through unpaid or low-wage jobs, though I have been at a better job for over a year. “He wanted to know a lot about me, how old I was and […] Read More Weddings are for partying. I was 6, and a flower girl in my cousin’s bridal party. Soltero found herself chatting with Andres Peña, whose hair was twisted into a […] Read More When I was in my early 30s, my husband of four years, partner of nine, left abruptly in the middle of the night.
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