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POLL: Hospitality Down South

Friday, August 22, 2008 - 12:02 AM


A reader writes... Q: I am in a situation that I can't see my way out of. I share an apartment with my high school friend and make barely enough money to pay my half of the rent. We have always gotten along well until recently when it became obvious she was flirting with my boyfriend. I've told her to stop, but she denies doing it. It's mostly subtle things, smiles, dressing provocatively when she knows we'll be hanging out, sexy remarks, that kind of thing. I mentioned it to him, but he says he's never really noticed it. When I suggested we spend more time at his apartment, he refused because it's a dump, which is true. This is really bothering me but I can't afford to move out and my boyfriend isn't cooperating. Can you help?

POLL: What's the best way to handle a roommate who flirts with your significant other?
 
3% (37) Move out. Now.
 
15% (157) Talk to the roommate.
 
7% (75) Warn the Significant Other
 
32% (338) Find a neutral place to hang out
 
41% (431) Threesome!
1038 people have voted in this poll. (This poll is not active.)

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