But, something or maybe many things went wrong.
As the Daily Mail reports, there were financial problems. And, this relatively young man sought the solution through murdering his wife and two toddlers, then killing himself. They had resided in an upscale neighborhood.
There are those who might be puzzled. They wonder why Fairbanks didn't just file for bankruptcy and then start over. After all, that's the American way of business. Bankruptcy protection allows for second chances.
Those who ask those kinds of questions have probably never been in a deep financial hole. Money is never just money. Not in America.
Money is identity. Social standing. Trust by loved ones and neighbors. A reason for others to do business with you.
Not being in the money is shame. It can blow up of the confidence that the professional can start over again. Downscaling the lifestyle of family members is unthinkable.
During this emotionally tricky holiday season, listen to the underlying emotional content of what the financially troubled confide. Those who show empathy and hold off dishing out platitudes may save lives.
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