04/18/2012 02:42 pm ET

Carolyn Hax: With A Dad Who Disappoints, Adjust Your Expectations

Dear Carolyn:

Just been uncovered that my dad has been having a (quite public) affair. The other woman is a friend of my mom’s, and my mom’s friends have known about the affair for some time. My mom is heartbroken, and so am I.

Read more on www.washingtonpost.com