I recently met a newly separated friend for lunch. She beamed at me. "It was a wild weekend," she says with a grin. But more on that later. They had broken up and it was almost a typical story. There was no more sex. She was in the mood, but not for him. "You know, when I come home and the sink still has dishes piled up and laundry lying around, even though he's working from home, it turns me off."
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