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"I felt forgotten and used." The day I finally walked away from my toxic friend.
'Conversations revolve around her: My beloved best friend has become a self-obsessed stranger.'
'My childhood friend died after we lost touch. It's a unique kind of grief.'
'I broke up with my best friend after six years. It hurt more than a romantic breakup.'
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'I'm shut out because I'm single and childless': Friendships in my 30s sometimes hurt.
"I was hiding my real feelings." After months of avoiding conflict, I lost my best friend.
'Me and my best friend were unhappily single. When I fell in love, she ghosted me.'
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"My best friend and I were inseparable for 10 years. Moving in together ruined everything."
'They treated me with such little regard.' Why I decided to purge my toxic friends.
'It was the sixth time she's cancelled last minute.' Why I've lost my patience with flaky friends.
"What we’re missing isn’t more." This is why you don't need more friends.
'My friend spread a nasty rumour about me in my small town. Everyone believed it.'
"There was only so much that I could be pushed." Why I ghosted my toxic friend.
'My best friend told my husband I cheated. After we divorced, she started dating him.'
For 9 months, I was relentlessly abused by a stranger online. It turned out to be my best friend.
"No Zoom drinks or WhatsApp groups." At 32, I've never been in a 'girl gang'.
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'She had the worst luck.' I finally found a best friend in Jana. Then she conned me.
'My best friend's husband kicked me out of their wedding party. She blamed me for everything.'
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'Best friends forever don't exist. It took me 30 years to learn that.'
The seven toxic friends you need to cut from your life. Immediately.
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The 6 things everyone's heard someone say in the last 24 hours.
'My best friend Debbie got me through my divorce. Yesterday, I had to break up with her.'
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'My high school friend took his own life two years ago. Here's what I wish I did differently.'
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8 Instagram accounts about women's sexuality, sex and orgasms you need to follow now.
28 women on what they wish their younger selves knew about sex.
'I tried casual sex for the first time in my 40s. Here's how it went.'
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'When my husband had an affair, I asked him for every little detail. I desperately wish I hadn't.'
"My wife won't let me." Why I told my husband to stop using me as an excuse.
"I’ve never felt more disposable." Ghosting has taken on a new level during the pandemic.
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