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David Eddie

Relationships columnist
David Eddie is a relationships columnist at The Globe and Mail.
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Damage Control
Be upfront when ‘unfriending’ a couple – it’s coyness that kills David Eddie
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What to do about a friend who never picks up the tab? David Eddie
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What should I do if a screaming child is ruining my restaurant meal? David Eddie
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Baby, get back: How can I fend off an ex from 40 years ago? David Eddie
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Is it fair to ask the kids for a family trip – with no significant others? David Eddie
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Should you wait for someone who isn’t fully invested in the relationship? David Eddie
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A squirrelly situation with the neighbour: Fair to trap rodents, or cruel? David Eddie
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I’m done having kids but I’m afraid of getting a vasectomy. Should I do it? David Eddie
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My sister-in-law always expects a hostess gift. Am I obligated to keep bringing her junk? David Eddie
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How can I get my relatives to show some gratitude when I give them gifts? David Eddie
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What to tell friends who have bad camping etiquette David Eddie
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How can I convince my daughter to hang curtains in her street-facing window? David Eddie
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How do I tell my friend who is always late that she needs to change her ways? David Eddie
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How do I make it up to a friend after drinking too much and making a mess of her aunt’s yacht? David Eddie
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Our son’s co-parenting arrangement makes us uncomfortable. Do we have to keep hosting his ex-wife? David Eddie
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We recommended our contractor to friends and they hated his work. How can we repair this mess? David Eddie
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I neglected my girlfriend and now she’s emotionally unavailable. How do I rekindle our connection? David Eddie
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My neighbour blasts her radio and I can’t enjoy my yard. Should I tell her to turn it down? David Eddie
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I’m pregnant and the father wants no part of it. What does he owe our child? David Eddie
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How should I handle cutting off financial support to an adult family member? David Eddie