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Help! My Friend Treats My Apartment Like a Hotel, and My Boyfriend Is Sick of It.

Every week, Mallory Ortberg answers additional questions from readers, just for Slate Plus members. Q. No houseguests allowed? I need help settling a long-standing issue with a friend. I live with my boyfriend of almost a decade in a one-bedroom apartment. He works a lot, and his office is in our living room. It doesn’t bother me at all. But my closest friend, who lives about three hours away, wants to come visit me and stay at my apartment, on my couch, fairly regularly.
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