My husband is threatening to tell the whole world I cheated on him and I don’t know what to do

DEAR DEIDRE: I HAD an exciting, sexy affair but it triggered a string of events that blew my life apart. I’m 34 and my husband

Our son has had enough of his dad’s drinking problem and says he won’t show up to his funeral if he dies

DEAR DEIDRE: MY husband is 68 and he’s always been a heavy drinker. I’ve got used to it over the years. He’ll say hurtful things

My marriage has become so stale and I’m really considering divorcing my wife of 25 years

DEAR DEIDRE: MY marriage is dead on its feet. Our two kids are married with lives of their own, now I feel it’s time I

I’m out of a job and I’ve got no qualifications – is my life doomed?

DEAR DEIDRE: SINCE I lost my job I feel like I’ve wasted my life. I wish I could fall fast asleep and never wake up.

I feel drained looking after our son and my husband’s two daughters all by myself

DEAR DEIDRE: ALL housework and childcare is left to me as my husband works nights. I feel like a single parent – and now he

Husband makes sure he gets what he wants sexually but won’t reciprocate

DEAR DEIDRE: WHEN it comes to his needs in bed, my husband makes sure I know what he wants. He says: “Do it this way,

My long-distance girlfriend threatens to end it if I don’t move to her town and marry her

DEAR DEIDRE: FOR the past year, I have been having a long-distance relationship with my girlfriend – but now she says she will end it

I want to tackle mum-in-law’s drinking as I’m scared of leaving kids with her and I think she drink drives

DEAR DEIDRE: MY husband’s mother has just left and the house stinks of booze from her breath. We have two little girls. Thank goodness that

My girlfriend blows hot and cold after I confessed to cheating while she was pregnant

DEAR DEIDRE: I CONFESSED to my girlfriend I’d cheated on her when she was expecting our son. Now she blows hot and cold. One day

My boyfriend’s non-stop flirting with other women online made me cheat on him with five men

DEAR DEIDRE: I HAVE had sex with five guys in the last few weeks, though I have a boyfriend I love. I am 24, my boyfriend