Top 10 love letters of the year

Our readers have a lot of love trouble. Meredith Goldstein has a lot of answers.

Every weekday, thousands and thousands of people visit the Love Letters column on to read questions from the lovelorn. Some letters get a lot more attention than others - maybe because they are more controversial or funnier, or maybe I’ve given better advice that day or the readers have been especially witty in the comments they post. I can’t figure out why some letters are more popular than others, but I can tell you what those most popular letters are. Here are the 10 most popular letters since Valentine’s Day 2011, based on Web traffic.

10. I WANT HIM TO BE MANLY (Nov. 21, 2011)

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