Paradise lost

Bernstein, Amy
September 1992
U.S. News & World Report;9/28/92, Vol. 113 Issue 12, p23
States that a new report from the Duke of Westminster on rural life in England reveals that farmers and other country folk `are about twice more likely to commit suicide than the rest of the population.' One reason is that wealthy city people are moving in and driving up the cost of housing.


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