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Ask Alma: Taking siblings to court over family property never ends well

Ask Alma: Taking siblings to court over family property never ends well

| April 7, 2016

By Alma Gill NNPA News Wire Columnist Dear Alma, I need advice about a terrible family situation that involves me and all of my siblings, and it’s breaking us apart. I am one of nine children. We were all born and raised in the South. My parents farmed their land and taught us how to […]

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Ask Alma: My cheating ex-boyfriend wants me to befriend his daughter

Ask Alma: My cheating ex-boyfriend wants me to befriend his daughter

| April 4, 2016

By Alma Gill, NNPA News Wire Columnist Dear Alma, I joined the Air Force after graduating from high school. It seemed like the best decision for me and my boyfriend at the time. We wanted to be on our own and start a new life together. We promised to remain faithful to each other, until […]

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Advice: Ask Alma: Mama’s baby, Papa’s maybe

Advice: Ask Alma: Mama’s baby, Papa’s maybe

| March 22, 2016

By Alma Gill NNPA News Wire Columnist Dear Alma, My 59-year-old father may have conceived a child with his 28-year-old girlfriend. I say “may” because his girlfriend sleeps around, and everybody in town knows it. My father is raising this child as his own. He asked my siblings and me to accept this baby and […]

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Ask Alma: My brother’s non-breakup breakup

Ask Alma: My brother’s non-breakup breakup

| March 17, 2016

By Alma Gill NNPA Columnist Dear Alma, My brother and his fiancée broke off their engagement, which was a surprise to my whole family. Nobody totally knows the story, but she moved out of his house, unfriended him on Facebook, the whole shebang. Over the holidays, we all got together, and everyone started trashing the […]

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Advice: Ask Alma—Trying to regulate your significant others close friendships can be hazardous

Advice: Ask Alma—Trying to regulate your significant others close friendships can be hazardous

| March 11, 2016

By Alma Gill NNPA News Wire Columnist Dear Alma, I hate my husband’s best friend. They are total opposites and I just don’t get it. I understand they grew up together and went to the same high school, but really, it’s time for this relationship to end. My husband graduated and went on to college. […]

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