Dear Abby: After I retired, I wrote a book.
What can I tell them? My second-oldest sister wants to plan an elaborate road trip this summer that involves renting an RV and driving cross-country with our nieces to visit Disneyland.
Puzzled In California Dear Puzzled: Some people feel that an inscription in a book makes it a more personal gift.
I agree that by sending you an invitation to the shower, she has put you on the spot, but I can understand her doing it.
Dear Abby: I have worked with a woman for a little more than a year.
How should I deal with these people who often tend to criticize? If I were you, in the interest of solidarity as well as charity, I would send a small baby gift — or consider a group gift with your other co-workers.
I was told by another co-worker that we all seven office people are invited, although none of us have ever met her.
I love my students and nieces, but by the time summer rolls around, the last thing I want to do is spend a week or more in a camper with kids.