telephone

Dear Mary: How can I teach my boyfriend to put the lids back on?

20 February 2016 9:00 am

Q. I love my boyfriend but he has a terrible habit I was unaware of before he moved in. If…

What opinion polls feel like from the other end of the line

9 May 2015 9:00 am

‘Are all of these questions about politics love — because I’m really not political?’ Oh dear. I’ve just lost another…

Dear Mary: Is it rude to answer my child's call when I'm already on the phone?

13 September 2014 9:00 am

Q. My problem is that an older friend, with whom I enjoy lengthy telephone chats, becomes furious when my call…

Dear Mary: How long must I wait to tuck in?

22 March 2014 9:00 am

Q. I am always making or receiving phone calls which get cut off. When I ring the person back their…