Comments for: My wife’s pollen-season sniffles are driving me nuts

Posted June 22, 2013, at 9:15 a.m.
Last modified June 30, 2013, at 5:43 a.m.

Dear Prudence, My wife has a habit that I find irritating. Instead of blowing her nose, she sniffs to keep the snot in, making a loud snorting sound. This isn’t usually a problem, but now that the pollen has returned, this sniffing occurs every 30 seconds throughout the day. I …

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